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Matthew W Anderson

Matthew W Anderson

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Foreclosure, Real Estate, Litigation

About Me

Driven and resourceful Washington attorney with extensive NW legal network and strong leadership skills. Consumer-focused practice with emphasis on foreclosure mediation and bankruptcy law. Devoted to pro bono work and an active volunteer with numerous regional non-profit organizations.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Foreclosure: 40%
    6 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
    6 years
  3. Real Estate: 15%
    6 years
  4. Litigation: 5%
    6 years



Hourly ($200-300/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Jacob D DeGraaff

    Mr. Anderson is an outstanding advocate for his bankruptcy clients. He is able to acheive astounding results through negotiation with creditors and the trustee. His knowledge and experience are considerbly above his peers of the same bar exam year. I look forward to working with Mr. Anderson for years to come.


    Jacob DeGraaff Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Marissa Olsson

    I went to law school with Matt and always knew him to be very bright and thoughtful in his approach. I recently had the opportunity to consult with him on an issue that came up in one of my cases outside of my practice area. Matt proved to be extremely knowlegable and helpful. I endorse this lawyer.


    Marissa Olsson Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Matthew W. Anderson, PLLC

506 Second Avenue, Suite 1400
Seattle, WA, 98104



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2013
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2012
Pro Bono Publico Service CommendationWashington State Bar Association2011

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Matthew W. Anderson, PLLC2013 - Present
Volunteer AttorneyKing County Bar Association Neighborhood Legal Clinc2010 - Present
Senior AttorneyJohn Long Law PLLC2010 - 2013
Law ClerkWSBA Office of Disciplinary Counsel2009 - 2009
Public DefenderTulalip Tribal Court2009 - 2010

Association NamePosition NameDuration
King County Bar Association, CLE CommitteeChair2012 - 2013
Washington State Bar Association, Dispute Resolution SectionMember2012 - Present
King County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionTrustee2011 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Washington State Bar Association, Creditor-Debtor SectionMember2010 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeMember2010 - Present
King County Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law SectionMember2010 - Present
Washington State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Washington Lawyers for the ArtsMember2008 - Present
American Bar Association, Law Student DivisionBoard Member2008 - 2010
King County Bar Association, Young Lawyers DivisionBoard Member2008 - 2010
King County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Washington School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
Pomona College (Claremont)Public Policy AnalysisBA - Bachelor of Arts2006

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Bankruptcy Hot TopicsPressing Issues in Chapters 7 & 13 Cases2012