W. Matthew Bryant

W. Matthew Bryant

Partner

Contact Info

Phone: (312) 876-6679
Fax: (312) 876-7356

Primary Office

Chicago
161 North Clark Street
Suite 4200
Chicago, IL 60601

W. Matthew Bryant

W. Matthew Bryant focuses his practice on construction and commercial litigation and dispute resolution. He has represented owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and subcontractors in lawsuits relating to construction defects, mechanics liens, bond claims, delay claims, change order disputes and fraud.

Matthew has represented condominium developers, condominium associations, and unit owners in litigation matters including defense and prosecution of claims alleging violation of state condominium statutes, failure to adequately manage condominium finances, and breach of fiduciary duty claims. He has defended design professionals against claims of professional negligence. He has also represented businesses in commercial disputes, including issues of corporate ownership and control, breach of fiduciary duty, and non-competition agreements.

Experience

  • Guarantee Company of North America, USA v. Moecherville Water District, N.F.P., 2007 WL 2225834 (U.S.D.C. - N.D. Ill., July 26, 2007)
  • Addison v. Distinctive Homes, Ltd., 359 Ill.App.3d 997 (1 Dist. 2005)
  • Keuper v. Beechen Dill & Sperling Builders, Inc., 301 Ill.App.3d 667 (2 Dist. 1998)
  • Cordeck Sales, Inc. v. Construction Systems, Inc., Ill.App. 1 Dist.,2008. (887 N.E.2d 474)

Thought Leadership

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Speaking Engagement
June 25, 2017
Legal and Practical Aspects of Illinois Easements
Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
December 28, 2016
Litigating and Negotiating Construction Contracts
Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
November 16, 2016
Protecting Contractors with Mechanics Liens and Related Rights
Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
September 14, 2016

Credentials and Accolades

Memberships and Affiliations

Chicago Bar Association

Education

J.D., Loyola University School of Law, 1995

B.A., University of Chicago, 1992

Bar Admissions

Illinois

W. Matthew Bryant focuses his practice on construction and commercial litigation and dispute resolution. He has represented owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and subcontractors in lawsuits relating to construction defects, mechanics liens, bond claims, delay claims, change order disputes and fraud.

Matthew has represented condominium developers, condominium associations, and unit owners in litigation matters including defense and prosecution of claims alleging violation of state condominium statutes, failure to adequately manage condominium finances, and breach of fiduciary duty claims. He has defended design professionals against claims of professional negligence. He has also represented businesses in commercial disputes, including issues of corporate ownership and control, breach of fiduciary duty, and non-competition agreements.

Experience

  • Guarantee Company of North America, USA v. Moecherville Water District, N.F.P., 2007 WL 2225834 (U.S.D.C. - N.D. Ill., July 26, 2007)
  • Addison v. Distinctive Homes, Ltd., 359 Ill.App.3d 997 (1 Dist. 2005)
  • Keuper v. Beechen Dill & Sperling Builders, Inc., 301 Ill.App.3d 667 (2 Dist. 1998)
  • Cordeck Sales, Inc. v. Construction Systems, Inc., Ill.App. 1 Dist.,2008. (887 N.E.2d 474)

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