Matthew Lopez was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. He attended Arizona State University and received his undergraduate degree from the W.P. Carey School of Business. Matthew graduated at the top of his class and was recruited to work for a Fortune 500 Company.
While in law school, Matthew was a Staff Editor of the Phoenix Law Review Journal and was a board member of the Hispanic Law Students Association. As a member of the Phoenix Law Review Journal, Matthew authored an award winning publication regarding the environmental effects of globalization.
Matthew has worked for a well respected Maricopa County Superior Court judge, the City of Scottsdale Attorney's Office in its real property and civil litigation department and for a highly regarded civil litigation firm.
Matthew is well respected within the legal community and collaborates, on a frequent basis, with several other highly respected attorneys. As a member of the Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Matthew is consistently honing his legal knowledge and skills, in an effort to provide his clients with the best possible legal representation.
Licensed since 2010
Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
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Matt and I have had the pleasure of working with each other previously. He has an excellent work ethic and takes pride in his work. I know that his ultimate goal is to best serve his client, a goal that he takes great pride in achieving. I am confident that you will be pleased with his work, his demeanor, and how he treats his clients.
William Sargeant Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Lopez is a very hard working and dedicated attorney. He is highly intelligent, organized, and motivated to achieve results for his clients. In addition, Mr. Lopez has excellent communication skills. I highly recommend Mr. Lopez.
Sonja Duckstein Criminal Defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|10 Best Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in State of Arizona||American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys||2014|
|Top 40 Under 40||National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Staff Editor Publication Award||Phoenix School of Law||2009|
|Attorney||Matthew Lopez Law||2010 - Present|
|Law Clerk||Alex & Gaxioloa||2009 - 2010|
|Law Clerk||Scottsdale Prosecutor's Office||2008 - 2008|
|Summer Associate||Iafrate & Associates||2008 - 2008|
|Law Clerk||Maricopa Country Superior Court||2007 - 2007|
|Clerk||Lewis & Roca||2003 - 2005|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|District Court of Arizona||Attorney Member||2013 - Present|
|Ahwatukee Chamber of Commerce||Ambassador||2013 - Present|
|Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice||Attorney Member||2011 - Present|
|Arizona Trial Lawyers Association||Attorney Member||2010 - Present|
|South Mountain Community College President's Advisory Board||Board Member||2010 - Present|
|State Bar of Arizona||Attorney Member||2010 - Present|
|3 Counts Assault / 3 Counts Endangerment||Complete Dismissal of all 6 counts|
|DUI - .201 BAC||Reduced to a Regular DUI - Client served 24 hours|
|DUI - .255 BAC||Reduced to a regular DUI - Client served 24 hours|
|Arizona Attorney||Diversity in Law Profile||2013|
|Phoenix Law Review||The Effects of Free Trade on the Environment: Conserving the Environment While Maintaining Increased Levels of Economic Prosperity for Developing Countries||2010|
|Phoenix School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2009|
|Arizona State University||Marketing||BS - Bachelor of Science||2005|
|Power Partners Networking Group||What to do if Injured in a Car Crash||2013|
|Celebration of Courage||Arizona Marijuana Laws||2013|
|Graduation Ceremony||Keynote Speaker||2011|