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Robert L. Eden – [email protected]
Robert J. Davis – [email protected]
Misti L. Beanland – [email protected]
Marlene D. Thomson – [email protected]

Comprehensive Legal Services For Businesses And Municipalities

The Dallas attorneys of Matthews, Shiels, Knott, Eden, Davis & Beanland, L.L.P., represent businesses and governmental clients in Texas and nationwide. Contact our firm today for high-quality legal representation.

A Dallas Law Firm For Businesses And Government Entities

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 1930s, our attorneys have consistently provided high-quality representation at a reasonable cost.

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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, 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.

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*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.