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Matthews, Shiels, Knott, Eden, Davis & Beanland, L.L.P. represents businesses and municipalities in consultation, transactional, and litigation matters throughout the State of Texas. Since the Dallas law firm was founded by Tom D. Matthews, Sr. in the 1930's, our attorneys have consistently provided a high-quality of representation at a reasonable cost.

We are committed to providing innovative legal solutions to economically resolve disputes. We offer a broad range of services with the goal of achieving our clients' priorities. Our skilled litigators have a strong record of client satisfaction in achieving success in the courtroom, arbitration hearing, or settlement conference. As a testament to its success, the firm has received an AV rating through Martindale-Hubbell's peer review rating process.*

We serve our clients in a variety of matters, including business law and commercial litigation, insurance defense, breach-of-contract and employment lawsuits, creditors' rights, construction law and litigation, materialmens' liens, construction payment bond litigation, general litigation, commercial and residential real estate, governmental defense, insurance subrogation, insurance coverage, and construction defect litigation. Please see the overview for a complete description of our practice areas.

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation. If you have any questions, or would like to meet with one of the firm's attorneys, contact our Dallas office.

*AV is a registered certification mark of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

The Dallas, Texas law firm of Matthews, Shiels, Knott, Eden, Davis & Beanland, L.L.P. provides legal representation throughout the State of Texas. Our attorneys are committed to providing every client the highest value of legal representation.


Matthews, Shiels, Knott,

Eden, Davis & Beanland, L.L.P.

8131 LBJ Freeway, Suite 700
Dallas, TX 75251
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Phone: 972.234.3400
Fax: 972.234.1750

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