Matthew T. Nagel

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Chesterfield, MO

BiState Law Center
 | 1795 Clarkson Road, Suite 240
Chesterfield, MO 63017
Phone: 888-519-2215
Fax: 888-391-9411
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Workers' Compensation: Claimant (30%),
  • Business/Corporate (30%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Intellectual Property (10%),
  • Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (0%),
  • Insurance Coverage (0%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Matthew T. Nagel is the managing partner and founder of BiState Law Center in Chesterfield, Missouri. Mr. Nagel practices business, commercial, intellectual property and personal injury law. He handles business matters such as contracts, formation, and startups and serves individuals who have been injured due to car accidents, animal bites or other catastrophes.

Mr. Nagel practices throughout the St. Louis metropolitan area and the surrounding counties. Over the course of his career, he has handled various matters throughout the state of Missouri and southern Illinois.

A licensed attorney since 2007, Mr. Nagel is admitted in all Missouri and Illinois circuit, appellate and municipal courts. He is also licensed before the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois and the Supreme Court of Missouri.

Mr. Nagel has received various honors and awards for his accomplishments. He was named one of the “Top 40 Under 40 trial lawyers” and “Top 100 trial lawyers” in Missouri by The National Trial Lawyers and one of the “Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers” in Illinois by the American Society of Legal Advocates. He has also authored articles for law reviews and magazines and spoken at continuing legal education events.

Active in his community, Mr. Nagel belongs to several professional organizations including the Missouri Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He volunteers with St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts and the Special Needs Soccer Association.

Mr. Nagel earned his bachelor’s degrees in computer science and international relations from Knox College and received his law degree and a master of laws degree in intellectual property from Washington University School of Law.

 
Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation: Claimant (30%)
Business/Corporate (30%)
Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%)
Intellectual Property (10%)
Civil Litigation: Plaintiff (0%)
Insurance Coverage (0%)

Workers' Compensation (30%)

Business/Corporate (30%): Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations

Personal Injury - General (30%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Intellectual Property (10%): Copyrights, Trademarks, Intellectual Property Law

Civil Litigation (0%)

Insurance Coverage (0%): Insurance

Focus Areas

Business Formation and Planning, Limited Liability Companies, Partnership, Sub-chapter S Corporations, Contracts, Business Organizations, Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Copyrights, Trademarks, Intellectual Property Law, Insurance

Selections

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Rising Stars: 2018

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About Matthew Nagel

Admitted: 2007, Missouri

Professional Webpage: http://www.bistatelaw.com/about-us-2/matthew-nagel/

Honors/Awards:

  • Top 25 Workers Compensation Attorney in Missouri, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2017
  • Top 100 Trial Attorney in Missouri, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2017
  • Top 40 Lawyer Under 40 Trial Lawyers in Illinois, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2014
  • Top 40 Under 40 Trial Attorney for Missouri, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Top 40 Under 40 Trial Attorney for Missouri, National Trial Lawyers Association, 2013
  • Community Service Chair, Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, Knox College
  • Treasurer, Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, Knox College
  • Pi Sigma Alpha, Political Science Honor Society, Knox College
  • Treasurer, International Law Society,Washington University School of Law, 2005 - 2006
  • Award for Excellence in Oral Advocacy, Washington University School of Law
  • Selected as an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney by Martindale Hubble, 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Soulard Oktoberfest Planning Committee, 2008
  • Co-Chair of Executive Committee, Young Literati, St. Louis Public Library, 2007 – 2012
  • National Trial Lawyers Association, 2012 – Present
  • Sports Lawyers Association, 2009 - Present
  • Member, Illinois State Bar Association, 2008 - Present
  • Member, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, 2012 - Present
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, 2011 - Present
  • Member, St. Louis Trial Lawyers Association, 2007 - Present
  • Member, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, 2007 - Present
  • Member, American Bar Association, 2007 - Present
  • Illinois Bar, 2008
  • Missouri Bar, 2007
  • United States District Court for Southern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for Western District of Missouri
  • United States District Court for Eastern District of Missouri
  • Missouri Supreme Court
  • Missouri Appellate Courts
  • Missouri Circuit Courts
  • Missouri Municipal Courts
  • Illinois Supreme Court
  • Illinois Appellate Courts
  • Illinois Circuit Courts
  • Illinois Municipal Courts
  • Member, Sports & Entertainment Lawyers Association
  • Member, Missouri Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Jane Doe Advocacy Center, 2014
  • Special Needs Soccer Association (SPENSA), 2013
  • Raven Non-Violence Education Raven, 2013
  • St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts (VLAA) Founded, 1982, 2012
  • Board Member, Jane Doe Advocacy Center, 2016 – Present
  • Special Olympics, Volunteer, 2007 – Present

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • CLE – “Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples.”, CLE Presentation, Presentor, Missouri Bar, 2016
  • CLE – “Everything You Wanted to Know About Sports Law But Were Afraid to Ask”, CLE Presentation, Presenter, USA&M, 2014
  • Double Deontology and the CCBE: Harmonizing the Double Trouble in Europe, Author, Double Deontology and the CCBE, Washington University Global Studies Law Review, 2007
  • Editor in Chief, Manual of International Citation, 2006 - 2007
  •  Executive Board, Global Studies Law Review, 2006 - 2007
  • Staff Member, Global Studies Law Review, 2005 - 2006
  • Double Deontology and the CCBE: Harmonizing the Double Trouble Europe, 6.2 WASH. U.GLOB. L. STUD. L. REV. 2004
  • Chart Topping 101, STLSOUND Magazine, Issue 31, December 2008
  • Duck and Cover, STLSOUND Magazine, Issue 29, October 2008
  • Interviewed and quoted for "Slam Dunk", Missouri Lawyers Weekly, May 16, 2011, Vol. 25, No. 20
  • “The Legal Landscape of LGBT Discrimination in Missouri,” BOOM Magazine, April 2016
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Fontbonne University, Fall 2008 – Spring 2013
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Washington University School of Law, Fall 2009 - 2014
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Maryville University, Fall 2013 - Present
  • Adjunct Faculty Member, Ranken University, Spring 2013 – Present

Transactions:

  • Drafted competed business startup package for food service companies, including corporate formation, control documents, government licensing, and trademark registrations, 2017
  • Drafted complete set of contractual documents for pest control company dealing with private and governmental clientele, 2017
  • Drafted corporate licensing structure and administration of corporate licensing and distribution relationship for multiple companies, 2017
  • Represented paint contractor in environmental hazard litigation against public school district, 2017
  • Negotiated patent license with US Department of Energy for private client, 2016
  • Managed all aspects of acquisition of a managed services IT company for another IT services company, 2016
  • Negotiated multiple franchise agreement formations and terminations for corporate clients, 2015

Representative Clients:

  • Inc. Lawrence Florist, 2014
  • LLC Karpel Solutions
  • LLC Griffin 3D
  • LLC Evergreen Realty Investments
  • LLC DAT Contracting
  • LLC Championship Catering
  • LLC Natural Science
  • LLC Bridges for Education
  • LLC Big Red Events Bayan Mall
  • LLC 2200 Gravois Leasing
  • LLC 314 Sports Management
  • LLC Strait Realty
  • LLC Thermal Flow Technologies
  • LLC Office Supply Solutions
  • Inc. Pro Clean Restorations
  • Rice Painting Company

Educational Background:

  • Knox College, B.S., Major: Computer Science, Honors: Asplund Award in Computer Science, 2004
  • Knox College, B.A., Major: International Relations, 2004
  • Washington University School of Law, LLM, Major: Intellectual Property and Technology Law, 2008
Office Location for Matthew T. Nagel

1795 Clarkson Road
Suite 240
Chesterfield, MO 63017

Phone: 888-519-2215

Fax: 888-391-9411

 

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Last Updated: 7/6/2018

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