Matt Crane focuses on complex civil litigation. He represents companies and individuals from across a range of industries in the defense and prosecution of claims in state and federal courts. He has litigated commercial disputes on a variety of substantive claims, including the Lanham Act, the False Claims Act, Title VII, the Fair Labor Standards Act, trade secrets, contract breach, fraudulent misrepresentation, merchandising practices, and fiduciary breach.
Matt serves as lead trial and appellate counsel in Missouri state and federal courts and other jurisdictions. He has helped successfully prosecute and defend to conclusion multiple highly publicized cases.
Matt has been recognized by Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” in business litigation every year since 2018, and he received the “Up & Coming” award from Missouri Lawyers Weekly in 2017.
Prior to joining Dowd Bennett, Matt clerked for the Honorable Laura Denvir Stith of the Supreme Court of Missouri.