Matthew R. Richardson is an associate who focuses on business litigation, employment law, and trucking and transportation matters. Matthew has experience handling civil litigation matters in the areas of employment law, real estate, and fraud. His employment law expertise includes defending against claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and wage and hour violations. While earning his law degree, he gained professional experience through clerkships with two law firms and served as a judicial intern for United States Magistrate Judge Andrew Austin in the United States District Court, Western District of Texas, and for United States District Judge David Hittner in the United States District Court, Southern District of Texas.
Matthew earned his J.D. in 2019 from the University of Texas School of Law in Austin. As a law student, he was a research assistant for Professor Jens Damman, senior editor of the Texas Environmental Law Journal, and director of events for the Texas Real Estate Law Society. He gained additional knowledge and experience by participating in the USC Gould School of Law 2018 Real Estate Law and Business Forum. In 2015 he graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in history from U.C. Riverside. As an undergraduate, Matthew was admitted to the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.