Matthew Kees

Matthew Kees, Amundsen Davis LLC Photo


Matt’s first client was his 4th grade classmate, who was accused of copying homework. After an afternoon of gathering evidence and cross examining other students, Matt proved his classmate’s innocence to the teacher and the rest of the class. That’s when he first became interested in trying cases. He has had a keen sense for litigation ever since.

Matt uses these skills to represent a broad range of businesses and individuals in complex litigation. As a member of the Transportation and Logistics Service Group, he represents trucking and transportation clients in catastrophic truck accident cases. As a member of the Health Care Service Group, he represents health care systems, health care providers, and nursing homes against claims of malpractice and negligence. As a member of the Professional Liability Service Group, Matt represents architects, attorneys, accountants and other professionals, often in bet-the-company litigation. Finally, Matt represents businesses of all sizes in complex business and commercial litigation, including prosecuting and defending against claims for breach of contract, breach of warranty, misrepresentation, and other business torts.

However, Matt also understands that litigation is not always the most cost-effective solution. Therefore, he also provides outside general counsel services to businesses of all sizes, partnering with them to avoid lawsuits before they begin and to minimize costs once a lawsuit becomes unavoidable.


Membership & Involvement

  • Member: Wisconsin State Bar Association
  • Former Associate Editor: Valparaiso University Law Review


  • Selected to the Wisconsin Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" list: 2022, 2023
  • Selected to The Best Lawyers in America® in Commercial Litigation: 2022, 2023, 2024
  • Selected to The Best Lawyers in America® in Professional Malpractice Law - Defendants: 2024

Resources & Insights


Valparaiso University Law School, J.D., 2013, cum laude

Beloit College, B.A., 2010, cum laude 


  • Wisconsin
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