Matthew R. Maddox

Attorney

 

Two Memorial City Plaza
820 Gessner, Suite 1075
Houston, Texas 77024
T (713) 337-0750
F (713) 337-0760

mmaddox@brothers-law.com

 

Matt Maddox is a native of Rosehill, Texas and graduate of Tomball High School. He received his undergraduate in Business from Texas A&M and is a graduate of the University of Houston Law Center. While at Texas A&M, Matt was active in the business school, serving as the business school representative in student government, winning the inaugural business idea competition hosted by the Department of Entrepreneurism and eventually earning certification in international business through study abroad experience in Mexico with a focus on NAFTA strategies and the maquiladora business model. Matt has a heart for small and not-so-small businesses, and he not only knows that frivolous litigation can be a costly distraction from your corporate mission, but understands that effective representation in these matters can actually be a competitive advantage in our litigious society.

Matt is an experienced trial lawyer with first chair trial experience. He prides himself on devoting an unmatched attention to detail to your case. This dedication results in less time spent by you dealing with lawsuits, getting you back to the business of running your business faster.

Matt is active in Houston's First Baptist Church and currently serves on the board of Project Delta, a sports evangelism organization that uses soccer to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ. Matt is also an annual participant in the BP MS 150. In his free time, he is a triathlon enthusiast and avid home improvement do-it-yourself-er.

Areas of Concentration

  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Construction Negligence
  • Breach of Contract
  • Statutory and Constitutional Liens
  • Personal Injury
  • Trial and appellate law

Education

Brothers Alvarado, P.C. 2013-Present Associate
Brothers, Sepulveda & Alvarado, P.C. 2010-2013 Associate
  • First chair jury trial experience
  • Litigation and motion practice, both state and federal court
  • Defend wide variety of personal injury, business tort, DTPA suits
  • Manage average of 25 active cases simultaneously
  • Extensive deposition, mediation and summary judgment experience
  • Prevailed through Directed Verdict on defamation jury trial
  • Won recent dismissal on Petition for Writ of Mandamus to Court of Appeals
Thompson Law Firm, L.P 2005-2010 Associate
  • First chair jury trial experience
  • Primarily family law practice with experience in probate, estate planning,   contracts, real estate, ERISA, debt protection
  • Routinely appeared for hearings, attended mediations, deposed witnesses
  • Managed appellate case from appeal through final disposition
  • Handled pro bono cases in addition to regular work load
  • Launched firm’s online advertising program, authored file retention policy
  • Assist in all aspects of case management, from discovery to voir dire
Texas First Court of Appeals, Justice Keyes Spring 2006 Intern
  • Authored draft opinions and performed substantive citation checks
  • Handled cases involving contracts, constitutional rights, and criminal law
Department of Homeland Security, ICE Summer 2005 Legal Intern
  • Drafted motions and briefs for department attorneys
  • Worked in INA, NACARA, IIRA, crimes of violence & moral turpitude law

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas

Professional Memberships

  • Texas Aggie Bar Association
  • Insurance Law Section, State Bar of Texas