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Partner / Trial Attorney

R. Matthew Feller

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2017
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2018
  • Assistant Dean, Keenan Trial Institute Cross Examination
  • Certified Instructor, Keenan Trial Institute
  • Faculty, Keenan Trial Institute
  • Assistant Dean, Keenan Ball Trial College
  • Certified Instructor, Keenan Ball Trial College
  • Faculty, Keenan Ball Trial College
  • Certified Speaker, Keenan Ball Reptile
  • Utah Bar Association, Member
  • Federal Bar Association, Member
  • Utah Association for Justice, Member
  • Utah Association for Justice, Education Committee Volunteer
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Davis County Bar Association, Member
  • Weber County Bar Association, Member
  • Board Member, Prevent Child Abuse Utah
  • Respondent’s Protective Order Pilot Program, Second Judicial District Court, Ogden, Utah, Contractor, 2010-2011
  • Ogden City Public Defenders, Ogden City Justice Court, Ogden, Utah, Contractor, 2009-2012
  • Rex E. Lee American Inn of Court, Member
  • The American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 40 Under 40, 2018
  • Certificate of Trial Advocacy, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 2008
  • Appellate Advocacy, Top Oral Advocate, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 2007
  • Fore Business Golf League, Founder & Owner
  • Focused, Utah’s Premier Focusing Grouping Company, Founder & Owner

Keenan Ball Trial College, Teaching Engagements

  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, May, 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, June, 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, June 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, July, 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, July 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, August 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, August, 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, November, 2014
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, January, 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, March 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, June 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, August, 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachusetts, Opening and Order of Proof, December, 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachusetts, Trial, December 2015
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, New Orleans, Louisiana, Trial, February, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Chicago, Illinois, Openings and Order of Proof, May, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Chicago, Illinois, Voir Dire, May, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, May, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Las Vegas, Nevada, Trial, August, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Voir Dire, September, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, September, 2016
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Voir Dire, January, 2017
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, February, 2017
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Austin, Texas, Voir Dire, March, 2017
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Austin, Texas, Trial, April, 2017
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, May, 2017
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Las Vegas, Nevada, Trial, September, 2017
  • Keenan Trial Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, Graduate Cross-Examination, January, 2018
  • Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachuetts, Rules, March, 2018

Presentations / Training

  • Reptile Masters, Witness Preparation: Major Truths and The Discipline of Silence, Atlanta, Georgia, May 2014.
  • Advanced Reptile Seminar: The Truth About The Reptile – Teamwork and Giving Back, Papagayo, Costa Rica, December 2014.
  • Reptile Seminar: Reptile and Black Letter Law, Spokane, Washington, April, 2016.
  • Reptile Seminar: Reptile Direct and Cross Examination, San Antonio, Texas, May, 2016
  • Reptile Seminar: Black Letter Law on Cross Examination, Minneapolis, Minnesota, June, 2016.
  • Reptile Seminar: Black Letter Law on Cross Examination, Portland, Oregon, September, 2016
  • Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Using Focus Groups To Build Deposition Questions, October, 2016.
  • Reptile Premises Seminar: Deposing the Criminal Defendant, Atlanta, Georgia, March, 2017.
  • Utah Association For Justice, Auto Spectacular Seminar: Using Black Letter Law To Defeat The Defense, April, 2017.
  • Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Panel Member, Atlanta, Georgia, October 2017.
  • Reptile Masters in Nursing Home Cases: Voir Dire For Nursing Home Cases, Atlanta, Georgia, Januar, 2018.
  • Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Seminar Moderator, Atlanta, Georgia, April 2018.
  • Keenan Trial Institute Black Letter Law Seminar: Oral Argument – Handling the Judge, Atlanta, Georgia, November 2018.
  • Keenant Trial Institute Advanced Seminar: Direct Examination of Life Care Planner, Liberia, Costa Rica, December 2018.

Bar Admissions

  • Utah, 2009

Education

  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, CA
  • J.D. – December, 2009
  • Honors: Certificate of Trial Advocacy
  • Honors: Appellate Advocacy
  • Honors: Appellate Advocacy, Top Oral Advocate

Areas of Practice

  • 100% of practice devoted to Trial Work / Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Trucking Cases
  • Catastrophic Injury / Wrongful Death
  • Sex Abuse / Molestation
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Products Liability
  • Premises Liability / Negligent Security Cases