Matt’s legal practice is focused exclusively in the field of civil litigation, including commercial disputes, negligence cases, and serious personal injury claims and insurance matters.
Matt Taft is a lawyer in our Litigation Group. He assists individuals, businesses, institutional clients and municipalities in a wide variety of lawsuits and appeals, including contract disputes, professional liability claims, negligence actions, and serious personal injury and fatality cases.
Matt’s approach to a lawsuit is a personal and collaborative one. During your initial consultation with Matt, he will help you identify realistic goals, give you an honest assessment of your case, and outline the legal steps and estimated costs required to achieve your desired result.
Throughout your lawsuit Matt will personally explain and prepare you for each stage of the litigation process. This collaborative approach empowers you to make the important decisions, manage risks, and achieve the best possible outcome—whether at trial or through a negotiated settlement.
Because every lawsuit is unique, Matt often engages experts from multiple disciplines to assist him. Depending on the case, this may include private investigators, accountants, engineers or medical professionals.
Matt’s interests include legal technology and law firm innovation. He is actively involved in the Litigation Group’s technology and practice improvement initiatives.
Matt’s clients and colleagues have recognized him for his judgment, creativity, preparation, dedication and work ethic. For Matt, the most challenging cases are also the most gratifying ones, and satisfaction only comes when he achieves a positive result for his client.
Matt obtained his masters and law degrees at Queen’s University, and has received numerous academic awards and major scholarships. He has served on several corporate, institutional and not-for-profit boards and committees in the health care, education, social services and environmental sectors.
Matt offers free in-person consultations to anyone who is contemplating or facing a lawsuit. He will meet you at our firm or at your home or place of business. Matt can be reached by phone at 613-544-0211 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.