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Business Litigation Attorney.  Andrew C. Matteson is a founding partner of Stout Kaiser Matteson Peake and Hendrick, LLC.  Andrew’s practice includes the representation of corporate and individual clients in complex civil and commercial disputes all over the United States in numerous federal and state courts.  Prior to forming Matteson Peake, Mr. Matteson was a partner at the firms of Matteson Peake, LLC and Lawson and Moseley, LLP where he was the manager of the firm’s multijurisdictional litigation practice.  Andrew is rated AV Preeminent by his peers through Martindale Hubble.

Andrew is committed to fighting for his clients and finding favorable solutions to their legal issues.  Andrew’s practice include commercial and business law, complex civil litigation, labor and employment, insurance coverage and defense, contract disputes, fraud and unfair business practice, construction and real property litigation, personal injury, and commercial real estate matters.

Andrew received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Alabama with a double major in Political Science and Criminal Justice in 1995, and his Juris Doctor cum laudefrom Cumberland School of Law at Samford University in 1998.  During his time at Cumberland, Mr. Matteson received the Legal Research and Writing Award and the Scholar of Merit Awards in Constitutional Law and Estates and Trusts.  Mr. Matteson is admitted to practice in the following courts:  All state Courts of Georgia; all State Courts in Tennessee; the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, the Middle District of Georgia, the Southern District of Georgia, the Middle District of Tennessee, the Western District of Tennessee, the Eastern District of Tennessee, and the Southern District of Illinois; and the United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh and Fourth Circuits.  In addition, Andrew has been specially admitted to the trial courts in fourteen states and numerous federal jurisdictions.

Andrew has been married to his wife Kari for fifteen years.  They reside in Roswell, Georgia, with their two daughters, Rylee and Shelby.


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Practice areas


  1. Business: 55%
    18 years
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 25%
    18 years
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    18 years



Hourly ($250-300/hour), contingent (25-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Stout Kaiser Matteson Peake & Hendrick, LLC

1117 Perimeter Center West
Suite W400
Atlanta, GA, 30338


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200008/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Scholar of Merit - Estates and TrustsSamford University, Cumberland School of Law1997
Legal Research and Writing Merit AwardSamford University, Cumberland School of Law1996
Scholar of Merit - Constitutional LawSamford University, Cumberland School of Law1996
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLawson and Moseley, LLP2007 - 2011
AttorneyEkonomou Atkinson & Lambros2002 - 2007
AttorneyLawler Tanner and Zitron2002 - 2002
AttorneyDrew Eckl & Farnham, LLP2000 - 2002
AttorneyStewart Estes and Donnell1998 - 2000
Association namePosition nameDuration
Atlanta Bar Association, Sole Practioner/Small FirmMember2011 - Present
Atlanta Bar Association, Real Estate SectionMember2011 - Present
Federalist SocietyMember2007 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Cobb County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2000 - Present
Tennessee Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Nashville Bar AssociationMember1998 - 2003
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA)Settlements and Judgments in excess of $7,000,000.00 over the last four years..
Walter Champion Co. v. Dodson, 555 S.E.2d 519, 252 Ga. App. 62 (Ga. App., 2001)Successful Appeal
Lambuth Univ v. SacsN/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Drew Eckl & Farnham JournalLimitation Of Liability In A Cargo Loss Claim2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor cum laude1998
University of South AlabamaDouble Major- Political Science and Criminal JusticeBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Durham UniversityN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Union MeetingsFederal Employers Liability Act2010
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Union MeetingsFederal Employers Liability Act2009
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Union MeetingsFederal Employers Liability Act2008
Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way Employees Union MeetingsFederal Employers Liability Act2007