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Matthew P. Hoxsie is a member of the Litigation Practice in Greenberg Traurig’s Phoenix office. Matthew’s experience includes representing clients in breach of contract, anti-trust, defamation, and other commercial matters, before both state and federal trial and appellate courts. In addition to Matthew’s litigation practice, Matthew regularly advises government agencies and corporate clients on constitutional, statutory, and regulatory compliance.

Capabilities

Experience

  • Second-chaired misdemeanor prosecution resulting in guilty verdicts.°
  • Represented, pro bono, a plaintiff/appellant before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in a hostile work environment suit.°

°The above representations were handled by Mr. Hoxsie prior to his joining Greenberg Traurig, LLP.

  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Janis L. Sammartino, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, 2016
  • Judicial Extern, Hon. James A. Soto, U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona, 2016
  • Legal Extern, San Diego City Attorney’s Office, 2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Legal 500 United States, Dispute Resolution - Appellate: Courts of Appeal, 2021
  • Listed, The Legal 500 United States, Dispute Resolution - Appellate: Supreme Courts (States and Federal), 2021

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., cum laude, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
    • Case Notes Editor, Arizona Law Review
  • B.A., University of Rhode Island
Clerkships
  • Arizona Supreme Court, 2018-2019
  • Hon. Maria Elena Cruz, Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One, 2017-2018
Admissions
  • Arizona
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit