Michael P Matesky II

Also known as Mike Matesky

Michael P Matesky II

Litigation Lawyer

Seattle, WA





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About Me

Mike Matesky is the founder of Matesky Law, a Seattle-based law firm providing business, intellectual property, technology, arts and entertainment advice and representation to clients of all sizes. Mike's interest in arts, entertainment, and intellectual property law began as a musician growing up in a family of musicians. As an attorney, Mike has represented a wide range of clients, from...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($250/hour)

Client Reviews

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Professional, Attentive and Concise

Posted by: a Copyright client about 1 year ago.

Highly recommended, resolved issues quickly and professionally. No complaints, would refer and be first on a list to use in the future.

Highly recommended

Posted by: a Intellectual Property client 10 months ago.

A top shelf attorney, Mike was very helpful and went the extra mile to make sure our case was handled in a upstanding way. Mike met all our...
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Showing 2 of 5 peer endorsements

Greg McLawsen
Greg McLawsen

Tacoma, WA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I routinely refer other attorneys to Mike when they have intellectual property issues. In my own practice I've turned also to Mike for advice about...
John E. Whitaker
John Whitaker

Seattle, WA

7 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Mike is a great lawyer with a unique way of approaching matters. He always brings an interesting perspective to challenging legal issues.
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2007 License Status: Active for the state of Washington.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/03/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – 2010

Klarquist Sparkman, LLP


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2005 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Chicago-Kent College of Law Illinois Institute of Technology


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2011 Pro Bono Services Recognition

King County Bar Association, Pro Bono Services


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2007- present Member

Washington State Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2005 Whose Song is it Anyway? When are Sound Recordings Used in Audiovisual Works Subject to Termination Rights and When are They Works Made for Hire?

University of Virginia Sports & Entertainment Law Journal

2005 The Digital Millennium Copyright Act and Non-Infringing Use: Can Mandatory Labeling of Digital Media Products Keep the Sky from Falling?

Chicago-Kent Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Solo Practitioner's Panel

at Seattle University -- Law Firm Business Planning

2012 Protecting Your Intellectual Property

at Northwest Entrepreneur Network Workshop

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