Matt is a fourth-generation St. Louis attorney and the third generation to specialize in personal injury litigation. He is a skilled trial lawyer with over 19 years of experience. Prior to joining Casey, Devoti & Brockland, Matt previously worked for a large corporate defense firm. He knows the tactics used by large corporations and insurance companies to fight personal injury claims. His inside knowledge allows him to aggressively fight for what is fair and just for his clients.
Matt’s father and partner, Thomas Casey, founded the firm over 35 years ago on the principles of honesty, integrity, strong work ethic and putting clients’ needs first. Today, Matt honors these core values while emphasizing legendary personal service.
Matt is a life-long resident of Richmond Heights, Missouri where he is very active in the community. He previously served eight years as a Richmond Heights City Councilmember and through the years has served on several committees within his parish, Little Flower Catholic Church.
Matt and his wife, Becky, have three children: Evelyn, Henry and Mary Frances. In his spare time, Matt spending quality time with family and friends.
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, 2000
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit, 2014
J.D., Saint Louis University, 2000
B.S., Boston College, 1996
The Missouri Bar
Lawyers Association of St. Louis,
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2004-present
American Association of Justice, 2004-present
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2000-present
National Association of Consumer Advocates, 2009-present
Injury Board, 2011-present
Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers Magazine
Up & Coming Lawyer Award, Missouri Lawyers Weekly, 2013
City of Richmond Heights, Councilmember, served (2) 4-year terms from 2010-2018
Little Flower Catholic Church, Parish Council (member 2007-2011; President 2010-2011), Steering Committee (member 2012-2015), Lay Director of Youth Soccer (2015-2018), Administration & Finance Commission (member 2018-present).
EndDD.org ‘End Distracted Driving’ Awareness Program, Authorized Speaker (2015-present)
Presenter: “Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists Law: Medical Discovery and Real Life Scenarios Counsel Often Confronts When Dealing With An Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist Case” National Business Institute (March 2017)
Speaker: “Practice Skills for New Lawyers”
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (October 2005)
Speaker: “Court Crawl”
A walking tour of the Federal Court, 22nd Judicial Circuit, and Missouri Court of Appeals (March 2006)
Speaker: “Cocktail Party Questions You Never Know How To Answer – Torts”
Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis (June 2008)
Speaker: “Settling Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims” National Business Institute (June 2008)
Speaker: “Automobile Litigation – Strategic Issues and Answers”
National Business Institute (March 2009)
Moderator: “Tour de Law: Pre-trial Practice Tips from Both the Plaintiff and Defense Bars, a Seven Part Series”
Lawyers Association of St. Louis and United States Arbitration and Mediation (November 2012-June 2013)
Author: “5 Alternatives to Opioids for Pain Management” Living Safer Magazine, Fall 2017
Author: “Most Common Labor & Delivery Errors” Casey & Devoti Blog, Winter 2017
Author: “Setting Social Media Boundaries for Babysitters” Living Safer Magazine, Fall 2016
Author: “Self Driving Cars Race to Market” Casey & Devoti Blog, Fall 2016
Author: “Self Driving Cars: Who Will Be Held Liable” Casey & Devoti Blog, Fall 2016
Author: “Healthy Benefits of Honey” Living Safer Magazine, Spring 2016
Author: “Identity Theft: Tax Fraud” Living Safer Magazine, Fall 2015
Author: “Buying and Selling Safely Online” Living Safer Magazine, Spring 2015
Author: “Is Adoption Right for You? Questions to Ask Before You Adopt” Safety Report, Spring 2013