Attorney Matthew Stombaugh
Attorney Matthew Stombaugh primarily practices in the area of personal
with a focus on motor vehicle collisions and commercial semi-truck litigation.
Mr. Stombaugh attended Bryan College where he obtained a B.A. in English
Literature in 2014. After his undergraduate education, Mr. Stombaugh attended
law school at the University Of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School Of Law
where he obtained his J.D. in 2018. While in law school, he clerked for the
Shelby County Public Defender’s Office and worked as a judicial law clerk for the
Shelby County Criminal Court. Mr. Stombaugh also served as Chief Justice of the
Moot Court Board, competed on the national mock trial team and worked as a
student attorney in the Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic at Le Bonheur Children’s
Hospital in Memphis, TN.
In 2018, the Tennessee Supreme Court recognized Mr. Stombaugh as a “Law
Student for Justice” in recognition of his pro-bono service during law school. Mr.
Stombaugh also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Trial
Advocacy and for his work in the Medical-Legal Partnership at Le Bonheur.
During his final year of law school, Mr. Stombaugh was also inducted as a pupil in
the Leo Bearman, Sr. American Inn of Court.
Shortly after graduation, Mr. Stombaugh joined the Reaves Law Firm as a
litigation associate: “What attracted me to the Reaves Law Firm was its passion for client-focused representation and its commitment to the local community. There is no other firm doing what we are where we are – I’m proud of that and I’m thankful for the opportunity to #beyourvoice.”