Matt is a graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law. Matt joined our firm this winter in February 2014. This was after years at the Public Defender’s Office. At the PD’s office Matt developed his trial and court expertise by being in court every day. Prior to being a public defender, Matt was president judge Yatron’s law clerk for two years. Originally from Virginia, Matt is the son of two trial attorneys who have taught him well. Additionally, Matt is married to a Berks County Attorney. Matt served as a Marine for eight years as a military intelligence specialist. Matt has vast experience in DUIs and brings that talent to BLO. Matt enjoys sailing and is an avid shooter. Matt is a hunter, he has a passion for military history, and he and his wife love travel. Matt is a combination of compassion and diligent litigator. In his life he has been a single parent of a teenager and he understands the stresses and challenges of the family law process. Matt is a man of honor and integrity. He will listen to client’s needs, fight for his clients, and make sure that they are prioritized. This client focused dedication is what helps ensure that the client experiences the best possible outcome for their life. Matt understands that the legal process is often a stressful time for people, and his empathy only propels him to work harder for his clients. If you want an experienced attorney that is attuned to your needs, Matt is the right attorney for you.