Matt Parks is a dedicated trial attorney who has experience in business and commercial litigation, admiralty & maritime, energy, and personal injury.
Matt attended the University of Texas Law School where he worked at the Environmental Law Clinic and on the Texas Environmental Law Journal. Matt also worked as a law clerk for the Texas Railroad Commission and a summer associate for Enbridge Energy. These hands on work experiences helped Matt hone the skills litigation skills that client have come to rely on him for.
After graduation, Matt joined a Texas based litigation boutique where he focused his practice on the defense of one of the main entities involved inthe oil spill by the oil rig “Deepwater Horizon” from BP’s Macondo Well blowout in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2012||11/24/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top Lawyers of Houston||H Texas Magazine||2016|
|Top Lawyers of Houston||H Texas Magazine||2015|
|Associate Attorney||Burford Perry LLP||2016 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Faubus Keller & Burford||2014 - 2015|
|Associate Attorney||Godwin Lewis, P.C.||2012 - 2014|
|Associate Attorney||Stepp & Sullivan||2012 - 2013|
|Summer Associate||Enbridge Energy||2011 - 2011|
|Law Clerk||Texas Railroad Commission||2010 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Houston Young Lawyers Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Houston Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|University of Texas School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2012|
|University of Texas at Austin||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2009|
|Summary Judgment||Successful outcome for clients|
|Zoning Restrictions||Successful judgement for client|
|Arbitration||Successful outcome for client|
|Summary Judgment||Successful judgement for client|
|Jury Trial||Successful outcome for clients|