He devotes his knowledge and more than ten years of litigation experience to ensuring positive outcomes for his clients. The focus of his practice encompasses a variety of civil claims and transactional work, concentrating on personal injury and environmental litigation. To date, he has represented hundreds of landowners in environmental contamination cases arising out of historical oil & gas exploration and production on their properties. Matt has also successfully handled personal injury cases of all kinds involving motor vehicle accidents to on-the-job accidents with injuries ranging from back and neck surgery, severe burns, traumatic brain injury, and paraplegia. Matt has successfully tried numerous jury and bench trials across Louisiana ? including in Calcasieu, Cameron, Beauregard, Orleans, Terrebonne, Lafayette, Acadia, Caddo, East Baton Rouge, and St. Tammany parishes. He earned his B.A. from Louisiana State University before attending South Texas College of Law, where he earned his J.D.