Matthew Taylor
Associate Attorney
Expertise Overview

Prior to joining Smith Freed Eberhard, Matt managed the Oregon office of a multi-state law firm handling an active case load of hundreds of consumer collection cases at a time.  Matt started his legal career as a public defender where he obtained extensive experience taking cases to a jury verdict.  Through his legal career, Matt has appeared in cases in every county in Oregon.

Education

Georgetown University, B.A. 2000
Lewis and Clark Law School, 2005

Professional Certification & Accolades

Member, Oregon State Bar Association
Member, Washington State Bar Association
Admitted, United States District Court, District of Oregon

Practice Areas
  • Practice Area
    • Commercial Liability Defense
    • Personal Lines
    • Wrongful Death Personal Lines
    • Automotive Defense
    • UM/UIM
    • PIP
    • Dog Bite
Bar Admissions
  • Oregon
  • Washington
Securing Victory Under Securities Laws Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, Research Pays Off (to the Tune of $2.2 Million) Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
Drawing the (Property) Line Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , , Multi-National Retailer’s Discrimination Mitigated Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , Allegations of Misappropriation of Trade Secrets and Employment Law Violations? Denied. Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , Rejected: A Desperate Attempt to Recover Expenses Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , An $18,000,000 Dismissal Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , The Early Bird Gets the Case Dismissed Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
Safe Harbor Letter , Preparation Always Pays off: Especially at Trial Friday December 20, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , 2019 Super Lawyers Recognizes 8 SFE Attorneys! Monday December 30, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 Announced Thursday November 21, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
, , SFE Ranked As Best Law Firm In America 2020: In Six Regional Categories Thursday November 21, 2019 By: Firm Authorship
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