Matt's Profile

Matt has broad experience in both trial and appellate courts (federal and state) and in alternative dispute resolution forums handling disputes involving complex commercial, real estate, intellectual property, securities and corporate governance, civil rights, and government contract matters. In addition to his trial practice, he assists clients at every stage of the business cycle through all aspects of structuring, negotiating, and documenting transactions and counseling business owners, advises clients on the finance, acquisition, development, lease, and disposition of real estate and land use regulations and restriction affecting real estate, and creates strategies for clients to obtain, protect, and commercialize their intellectual property.

Matt's Accolades

  • Mid-South Super Lawyers "Rising Star" for Business Litigation (2011-present)

Matt's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Huntsville-Madison County Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyer’s Association—Young Lawyers Executive Board
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Leadership Huntsville-Madison County, Leadership Class 25 and Connect Class 5
  • The Land Trust of North Alabama, Inc., Director
  • Kids to Love Foundation, Director

Admissions

State Bar: Alabama, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas

U.S. District Court: Alabama (Northern), Oklahoma (Eastern, Northern, Western)

U.S. Court of Appeals: Eleventh Circuit, Federal Circuit

U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Education
  • University of Tulsa College of Law
    • (2003, J.D., Member and Senior Articles Editor, Energy Law Journal; Member and Senior Editor, Year in Review: ABA Section on Natural Resources, Energy, and Environmental Law; Phi Delta Phi; President’s Award, 2003; Student Bar Association, Treasurer)
  • Texas Tech University
    • (1999, B.B.A.)

Friday, November 9, 2018

MAYNARD COOPER & GALE RECEIVES RECOGNITION IN RECENT U.S. NEWS/BEST LAWYERS “BEST LAW FIRMS” AND SUPER LAWYERS LISTINGS

The recently released edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” positions Maynard Cooper in the National Tier Rankings in 10 areas of practice, including Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, Litigation-ERISA, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Mining Law, Patent Litigation...

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

MAYNARD COOPER & GALE WELCOMES SHAREHOLDER MATTHEW REEVES BACK TO LITIGATION PRACTICE

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to welcome shareholder Matthew B. Reeves back to the Firm’s Huntsville office. Matt, who has strong ties to the Huntsville market, will return to practice in the firm’s growing Litigation section, focusing on complex commercial litigation including the firm’s class action, civil rights, and...

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