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Matthew Lee White

Matthew Lee White

Practice areas:

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Immigration, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

About Me

Matthew L. White is a Partner with Udall Shumway PLC, who focuses his practice primarily in the areas of Bankruptcy and U.S. Immigration and Nationality Law.  An Arizona native, Mr. White graduated from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, summa cum laude, and earned his Juris Doctorate from Baylor Law School, where he attended on scholarship. 

Mr. White’s clients appreciate his ability to advocate effectively for his clients with an eye for detail and precision in the matters he handles. He is dedicated to giving each of his clients the type of personal attention and service they expect and deserve. 

Mr. White is fluent in Spanish, having lived in and/or spent significant time in both Chile and Mexico.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: 50%
    6 years
  2. Immigration: 30%
    9 years
  3. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: 20%
    6 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Yasser Fernando Sanchez

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a fantastic lawyer. I have heard from many of his clients that he is a very attentive and professional attorney. I would endorse his work to anyone.


    Yasser Sanchez Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jessica Sara Sanchez

    Matt is extremely knowledgeable, caring, and professional. I have worked with him on a number of matters and have referred a number of people to him. Everyone has been extremely happy with the representation they received from Matt.


    Jessica Sanchez Education Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Udall Shumway PLC

Phoenix Office (Tatum & Shea)
Phoenix, AZ, 85028



AZActive 200703/20/2015
GAInactive Member in Good Standing 200605/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Honor RollUnited States Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona2013
Top 10 Law Firm (24 attys or fewer)Arizona Business Magazine: Ranking Arizona - The Best of Arizona Business2012
Pro Bono Honor RollUnited States Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona2012
2011 Top Lawyers List (Immigration)Arizona Business Magazine2011
Top 10 Law Firm (24 attys or fewer)Arizona Business Magazine: Ranking Arizona - The Best of Arizona Business2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerUdall Shumway PLC2014 - Present
AssociateUdall Shumway PLC2007 - Present
AssociateKuck Casablanca LLC2006 - 2007
AssociateKuck, Casablanca & Howard, LLC2005 - 2005
Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Alan Mayfield74th Judicial District Court, State of Texas, County of McLennan2005 - 2005

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of ArizonaMember2007 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2006 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Association (Arizona chapter)Member2006 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Boy Scouts of AmericaN/A1989 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State UniversityBusiness Administration (summa cum laude)BS - Bachelor of Science2003

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2012 ASPAA Fall ConferenceImmigration Law & Selecting the Best Candidates2012