R. Matthew Feller

Feller & Wendt, LLC
1834 East 3100 North
Layton, UT 84040
(801) 673-6193
www.fellerwendt.com


Professional Associations and Memberships
Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2017Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2018Assistant Dean, Keenan Trial Institute Cross ExaminationCertified Instructor, Keenan Trial InstituteFaculty, Keenan Trial InstituteAssistant Dean, Keenan Ball Trial CollegeCertified Instructor, Keenan Ball Trial CollegeFaculty, Keenan Ball Trial CollegeCertified Speaker, Keenan Ball ReptileUtah Bar Association, MemberFederal Bar Association, MemberUtah Association for Justice, MemberUtah Association for Justice, Education Committee VolunteerAmerican Bar Association, MemberDavis County Bar Association, MemberWeber County Bar Association, MemberBoard Member, Prevent Child Abuse UtahRespondent’s Protective Order Pilot Program, Second Judicial District Court, Ogden, Utah, Contractor, 2010-2011Ogden City Public Defenders, Ogden City Justice Court, Ogden, Utah, Contractor, 2009-2012Rex E. Lee American Inn of Court, MemberThe American Society of Legal Advocates, Top 40 Under 40, 2018Certificate of Trial Advocacy, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 2008Appellate Advocacy, Top Oral Advocate, University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law, 2007Fore Business Golf League, Founder & OwnerFocused, Utah’s Premier Focusing Grouping Company, Founder & Owner

Keenan Ball Trial College, Teaching Engagements
Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, May, 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, June, 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, June 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, July, 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, July 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Rules and Case Selection, August 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Openings and Order of Proof, August, 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, November, 2014Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, January, 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, March 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Voir Dire, June 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, August, 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachusetts, Opening and Order of Proof, December, 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachusetts, Trial, December 2015Keenan Ball Trial College, New Orleans, Louisiana, Trial, February, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Chicago, Illinois, Openings and Order of Proof, May, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Chicago, Illinois, Voir Dire, May, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta Georgia, Trial, May, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Las Vegas, Nevada, Trial, August, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Voir Dire, September, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, September, 2016Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Voir Dire, January, 2017Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, February, 2017Keenan Ball Trial College, Austin, Texas, Voir Dire, March, 2017Keenan Ball Trial College, Austin, Texas, Trial, April, 2017Keenan Ball Trial College, Atlanta, Georgia, Trial, May, 2017Keenan Ball Trial College, Las Vegas, Nevada, Trial, September, 2017Keenan Trial Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, Graduate Cross-Examination, January, 2018Keenan Ball Trial College, Boston, Massachuetts, Rules, March, 2018

Presentations / Training
Reptile Masters, Witness Preparation: Major Truths and The Discipline of Silence, Atlanta, Georgia, May 2014.Advanced Reptile Seminar: The Truth About The Reptile – Teamwork and Giving Back, Papagayo, Costa Rica, December 2014.Reptile Seminar: Reptile and Black Letter Law, Spokane, Washington, April, 2016.Reptile Seminar: Reptile Direct and Cross Examination, San Antonio, Texas, May, 2016Reptile Seminar: Black Letter Law on Cross Examination, Minneapolis, Minnesota, June, 2016.Reptile Seminar: Black Letter Law on Cross Examination, Portland, Oregon, September, 2016Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Using Focus Groups To Build Deposition Questions, October, 2016.Reptile Premises Seminar: Deposing the Criminal Defendant, Atlanta, Georgia, March, 2017.Utah Association For Justice, Auto Spectacular Seminar: Using Black Letter Law To Defeat The Defense, April, 2017.Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Panel Member, Atlanta, Georgia, October 2017.Reptile Masters in Nursing Home Cases: Voir Dire For Nursing Home Cases, Atlanta, Georgia, Januar, 2018.Reptile Tractor Trailer Seminar: Seminar Moderator, Atlanta, Georgia, April 2018.Keenan Trial Institute Black Letter Law Seminar: Oral Argument – Handling the Judge, Atlanta, Georgia, November 2018.Keenant Trial Institute Advanced Seminar: Direct Examination of Life Care Planner, Liberia, Costa Rica, December 2018.

BAR ADMISSIONS
Utah, 2009
Idaho, 2020

EDUCATION
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, CA
J.D. – December, 2009
Honors: Certificate of Trial Advocacy
Honors: Appellate Advocacy
Honors: Appellate Advocacy, Top Oral Advocate

AREAS OF PRACTICE
100% of practice devoted to Trial Work / Litigation
Personal Injury
Trucking Cases
Catastrophic Injury / Wrongful Death
Sex Abuse / Molestation
Nursing Home Abuse
Products Liability
Premises Liability / Negligent Security Cases