Matt R. Hubbard

(816) 502-4632
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Mr. Hubbard is a construction & business litigator in the firm’s Kansas City office. He has served as lead trial counsel on hundreds of litigation and arbitration matters and is a first-chair jury trial litigator. Matt advises and represents developers, construction & engineering companies regarding construction claims & disputes, performance & payment bonds, mechanic’s liens, and construction contracts (preparation, negotiation and enforcement). His practice focuses on many litigation and transactional issues of importance to the construction client including: government and private contract claims, construction defects, breach of warranty, bid protests, claims for delay, differing site conditions, extra work, Miller Act, payment and performance bond claims, and mechanic’s lien claims. Matt also has extensive experience in claim analysis and drafting and negotiating construction and design contracts, government contracts, bid documents and other related documents for all phases of public and private construction projects, including the preparation of required notices and correspondence to sureties, owners and construction managers in order to preserve and pursue the claims of the construction client. He lectures on risk management issues and assists clients in establishing project management procedures, such as the proper documentation of project files, to minimize the risk of litigation or arbitration.

Mr. Hubbard also 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.

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