I offer a full range of appellate services, including appeals, extraordinary writs, and amicus curiae practice, as well as advanced trial support, such as motions practice (before, during, and after trial), jury charges, error preservation, and consulting. With a decade of practice as an appellate specialist with a major law firm, I have a wealth of experience handling all types of cases. And as a member of Select Counsel, an exclusive network of highly qualified former "Big Law" attorneys now practicing as solo and small-firm attorneys, I am a trustworthy source for individuals and businesses seeking high-end, affordable legal counsel.


LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: Texas, US Court of Appeals (5th Circuit)

CURRENT FIRM: Law Office of Matthew Ploeger

PRIOR FIRM(S): Vinson & Elkins

LAW SCHOOL: Stanford University

ADVANCED DEGREES: PhD, University of Texas at Austin

HONORS AND AWARDS: Fellow - Texas Bar Foundation, Past Chair - Austin Bar Association Civil Appellate Law Section, Former Member - Board of Visitors of Stanford Law School, Founder and Past Chair - Stanford Law Alumni Chapter for the Austin Region


Litigation and Dispute Resolution

(Appellate — Appeals and Writs, Commercial/Contract Disputes, Defamation, Product Liability)