Matt R. Hubbard

(816) 502-4632
Of Counsel
(816) 960-0041 Fax

Mr. Hubbard is of counsel in the firm’s Kansas City office. He successfully represents financial institutions, businesses, executives, and construction firms in arbitration and state and federal courts in the Midwest, and provides legal advice and guidance to such clients in non-litigated legal matters.

  • Mr. Hubbard has served as lead trial counsel on hundreds of litigation and arbitration matters and has first-chair trial experience. His clients range from large institutional clients to entrepreneurial start-ups.
  • Mr. Hubbard has substantial experience representing financial institutions against lender liability lawsuits alleging violations of, inter alia, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Truth in Lending Act, Consumer Financial Protection Act, Home Affordable Modification Program, and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, claims for breach of fiduciary duty, negligent misrepresentation, fraud, and breach of contract. He also has significant banking experience handling loan enforcement and bankruptcy cases, receiverships, and commercial real estate & personal property foreclosures.
  • Mr. Hubbard concentrates his practice in commercial and civil litigation. He represents clients in a large variety of business disputes involving real estate, shareholder agreements, partnership agreements, personal property, operating agreements, contracts, torts, and negligence and fraud claims.
  • Mr. Hubbard advises and represents developers, construction & engineering companies regarding construction contracts (preparation, negotiation and enforcement), construction claims & disputes, performance & payment bonds, and mechanic’s liens.
  • Mr. Hubbard also has significant litigation experience defending national gaming companies, insureds and insurers on personal injury and wrongful death claims.
  • Mr. Hubbard represents and advises businesses and financial institutions regarding their rights and obligations under the Uniform Commercial Code, including, inter alia, claims & defenses, sales of goods, merchants, remedies, damages, security interests, notice requirements, discharge, presentment, payment, and setoffs.

Reported Decisions and Cases

Clifton v. Allstate Insurance Company
Cite: 995 S.W.2d 38
Court: Missouri Court of Appeals, WD
Year: 1999

Linda Parks, et al. v. Wells Fargo Bank
Cite: 2017 WL 411362
Court: USDC D. Kansas
Year: 2017

U.S. Engineering Company, Inc. v. United Excel Corporation
Cite: 2007 WL 471132
Court: USDC D. Kansas
Year: 2007

Brown v. Harrah’s Casino
226 S.W.3d 145
Court: Supreme Court of Missouri
Year: 2007

Dowell v. Harrah’s Casino
2005 WL 3115877
Court: USDC WD Missouri
Year: 2005

Bank of America v. Duff
422 S.W.3d 515
Court: Missouri Court of Appeals, W.D.
Year: 2014

Atkins v. Jester
309 S.W.3d 418
Court: Missouri Court of Appeals
Year: 2010

Executive Board of Missouri Baptist Convention v. Windermere Baptist Conference Center
430 S.W.3d 274
Court: Missouri Court of Appeals, S.D.
Year: 2014

Non-Reported Decisions and Cases

M&I Marshall & Ilsely Bank v. Timberland Properties
2009 WL 4807312
Court: USDC WD Missouri
Year: 2009

First Magnus Financial Corp. v. Summit Mortgage
2006 WL 2418918
Court: USDC WD Missouri
Year: 2006

In re Motor Fuel Temperature Sales Practices Litigation
2009 WL 5064441
Court: USDC D. Kansas
Year: 2009