Matt provides advice to a wide-range of organizations including employers, print and broadcast media organizations, post-secondary institutions, municipalities and professional regulatory bodies. He specializes in human resource, free expression, constitutional and administrative law. Matt has acted as counsel in Alberta, Yukon, Northwest Territories, Saskatchewan and at the Supreme Court of Canada. He clerked with the Alberta Court of Appeal and Court of Queen’s Bench before articling with RMRF .
Matt taught Communications Law at MacEwan University for 10 years, and provides pro-bono services to the Edmonton Community Legal Centre and the Civil Claims Duty Counsel Project.
•Lecturer, Grant MacEwan University: “Communications Law”
Awards & Achievements
•Recognized as a “Leading Practitioner” in the area of Defamation by the Canadian Legal Expert Directory 2017
•Public Member, Board of Governors of NAIT
•Board Member, Centre for Constitutional Studies - University of Alberta
Associations & Memberships
•Edmonton Bar Association
•Law Society of Alberta
•Law Society of Northwest Territories
•Law Society of Yukon
•Canadian Bar Association
•Canadian Media Lawyers Association