Matthew Powell is a litigation partner practicing in both state and federal court. Defined broadly, Matthew’s expertise is in complex business litigation. The cases he has litigated range from real estate transactions to environmental contamination to construction disputes. However, Matthew specializes in defending professional liability actions against accountants and accounting firms.
Matthew defends accounting firms in actions arising from audit services, tax services and litigation support services. He litigates cases ranging from securities fraud class actions to common law negligence and fraud actions to unfair competition actions. In addition, Matthew represents accountants and accounting firms in administrative proceedings before the Securities and Exchange Commission and the California Board of Accountancy.
Licensed since 1984
|Partner||Wilke, Fleury, Hoffelt, Gould & Birney, LLP||2015 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Sacramento County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Federal Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|State Bar of California||Member||N/A|
|University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1984|
|California State University, Sacramento||N/A||BS - Bachelor of Science||1981|