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Matthew L. Motes

Matthew L. Motes

Practice areas:

Construction & Development, Contracts & Agreements

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Construction & Development: 80%
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 20%



Hourly ($250-300/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Patricia B. Cole

    Matt Motes is one of the most intelligent and articulate construction litigation attorneys I know. I endorse this attorney!


    Patricia Cole Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Stephen Polozola

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Stephen Polozola Construction & Development Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Decker Jones

801 Cherry Street.
Suite 2000
Fort Worth, TX, 76102



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199308/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Attorney- Construction LawFort Worth, Texas Magazine2013
Super Lawyer- Construction LitigationTexas Super Lawyers Magazine2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tarrant County Bar Association, Construction Law SectionVice Chair2012 - Present
BIA of Highland LakesBoard Member2010 - Present
Texas Association of BuildersAlternative Voting Board Member2009 - Present
Construction Advisory Committee at University of Texas ArlingtonAdvisory Board Member2009 - Present
State Bar of Texas, Construction Law Sectionmember2002 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Leonard v Jamik PropertiesTake nothing judgment
Cox v Pemberton Custom HomesVerdict for Plaintiff of approxmately $90,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
Fort Worth Business PressTo Arbitrate or Not to Arbitrate2010
Fort Worth Business PressArbitration2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Southwestern UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1989

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Hill Country Builders' AssocationRisk Management2012
Construction LawConstruction Law2007