Associate Matthew T. Montoya’s practice focuses on the defense of employers and national insurance carriers for claims arising under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act, Defense Base Act, War Hazards Compensation Act, and Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Act. Matthew is also well versed in insurance coverage disputes and workers’ compensation subrogation and recovery.
Prior to joining Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett, Matthew gained significant experience handling claims and developing relationships in the insurance industry on both a local and national level. This unique insight into the claims process has shaped his approach in aggressively defending claims for his clients.
“Availability to my clients throughout the entire claims process is what I pride myself on. My experience allows me to address the needs of my clients while also keeping in mind the need to quickly resolve claims with positive results and limiting costs.”
Matthew is originally from Alameda, California. He attended the University of Arizona for his undergraduate degree and then Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. While in law school, Matthew interned as a law clerk at the Office of the Alameda County Public Defender in Oakland, California, where he represented real clients in various stages of the criminal justice system.
- Loyola University New Orleans College of Law (J.D. 2011)
- Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria, Summer Legal Studies (Summer 2009)
- Imperial College London, London, England, Semester Abroad and Internship Program (Fall 2005)
- University of Arizona (B.A. 2005)
BAR ADMISSIONS : Louisiana
- Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
- New Orleans Bar Association, Member
- Clerk, Alameda County Office of the Public Defender, Oakland, California
- Intern, ChildrenLaw UK, London, England
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