T. Matthew Hansen is Senior Counsel in the firm's Los Angeles office, with a dual practice: estate planning and litigation.
Matt has significant experience working a variety of domestic and international clients in the field of trust and estates. As a bilingual English/Spanish attorney, he regularly advises individuals, couples and families both in the United States and abroad on their estate planning needs. He also represents clients in matters involving probate and trust administration, probate and trust litigation, conservatorships, and estate planning.
Matt also has extensive experience in business litigation, including defense and prosecution of claims involving contracts, employment discrimination, wrongful termination, wage/hour claims, unfair competition, trade secret misappropriation and many other areas.
Matt has represented real estate developers, financial institutions, multinational corporations, insurance companies, and high net worth individuals in a number of complex litigation matters. In addition, Matt has extensive experience representing financial institutions, public and private entities in an array of real estate, land use, public law and municipal governance, redevelopment, licensing agreements, affordable housing, transportation, the Public Records Act and regulatory matters.
Matt has been a speaker at numerous seminars relating to estate planning, public law, and corporate governance. He has also been a guest speaker for Univision regarding trust and estate issues facing the Hispanic Community.