Matt L. Simmons is senior counsel at Seyfarth Shaw LLP. Matt represents clients in all areas of employment litigation with an emphasis on unfair competition, trade secret protection, and wrongful termination litigation in state and federal court.
Matt focuses his practice on high-stakes employment litigation matters, including trade secrets and non-competes, discrimination and harassment, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, retaliation, and wage and hour collective action issues.
Matt is adept at learning and understanding his clients’ businesses, needs, and goals, as well as developing and communicating innovative, successful legal strategies and advice. He is skilled at crafting persuasive arguments and delivering results.
Matt’s representations span a wide range of industries, including energy, financial, accounting, automotive, engineering, manufacturing, and restaurants. Matt has significant experience in trial, arbitration, alternative dispute resolution, and administrative matters. His litigation and arbitration experience includes significant representations and victories before federal district courts, Texas trial courts, and arbitration panels.