Matthew Armendariz is a real estate, business and finance attorney. An experienced lawyer, he advises clients on real estate banking, lending, and finance as well as general corporate matters.
His practice areas include Real Estate, Banking, Lending & Financial Institutions as well as Corporate & Securities. Mr. Armendariz’s practice focuses on real estate, including water rights, commercial lending and general business transactions in a variety of industries. Prior to joining ScottHulse, Mr. Armendariz was an associate in the finance practice group at the Dallas office of Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. There, his practice concentrated on a broad range of acquisition financing and commercial lending transactions including the representation of agent banks and commercial borrowers in connection with asset- and reserve-based financings within many different industries, including the upstream energy space.
Mr. Armendariz was named a “Texas Rising Star” in 2017 by the Texas Super Lawyers and publishers of Texas Monthly and Law & Politics magazine. Mr. Armendariz is a member of the Texas Bar, as well as the American Bar Association and the Texas Young Lawyers Association.
Mr. Armendariz earned his Doctor of Jurisprudence (J.D.) from Stanford Law School where he was an associate editor for the Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. He was also a member of the executive board of the Stanford Latino Law Students Association (SLLSA). He received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Yale University.
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2010||12/22/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Real Estate Attorney||SuperLawyers||2017|
|Associate Attorney||ScottHulse, P.C.||2015 - Present|
|Associate (Finance Practice Group)||Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. (Dallas)||2010 - 2015|
|Summer Associate||Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP (Dallas)||2009 - 2009|
|Summer Associate||Andrews Kurth LLP (Austin)||2008 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of Texas||Member||2010 - Present|
|Texas Young Lawyers Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties||Editor||2009|
|Stanford Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||2010|
|El Paso Electric||Prescriptive Easements in Texas||2017|