As an Associate Attorney with Stewart J. Guss, Attorney at Law, Matt combines a business background with a client-first attitude to fully understand clients’ needs and resolve their challenges. Matt is a proud native of South Texas who was born and raised in Corpus Christi. After graduating from Mary Carroll High School, Matt was awarded a scholarship as a National Hispanic Scholar to attend Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas. During his time at SMU, Matt made the Dean’s List in several semesters and was very involved in numerous campus organizations. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from SMU’s Cox School of Business. After graduating, Matt earned a Master of Business Administration from the Naveen Jindal School of Management at The University of Texas at Dallas. After obtaining his MBA, Matt decided to pursue his lifelong dream of becoming an attorney and entered the South Texas College of Law in Houston. During his time there, he was awarded a CALI award in Legal Research and Writing for earning the highest grade in his class. Matt also held several positions in the Intellectual Property Law Society, Environmental Law Society and Animal Law Society.
In his spare time, Matt participates in several sports, and enjoys the outdoors and spending quality time with his two dogs, Bella and Tango. He is a strong believer in environmental sustainability and attends several events a year to support the cause. As a lifelong North Carolina Tar Heel basketball fan, Matt particularly treasures the unpredictability of March Madness.