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Matthew B. Beckstead is an associate attorney in our Las Vegas office. Mr. Beckstead’s practice focuses on representing Fortune 500 companies in matters involving premises liability and products liability. He also handles insurance defense litigation in a broad array of practice areas that include commercial litigation, construction, and landlord-tenant, as well as premises liability and products liability.

Mr. Beckstead earned his J.D. from the William S. Boyd School of Law, at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where he was the section representative to the Student Bar Association. While in law school, Mr. Beckstead traveled to India to spend five weeks working with Indian law students investigating and analyzing human rights issues and labor violations. Following law school, Mr. Beckstead was a judicial law clerk for one year in Nevada state court, working on a docket that involved complex litigation, including business litigation and Chapter 116 HOA foreclosure matters.
Mr. Beckstead enjoys playing chess, reading, travel, and time with friends and family during his spare time.


Honors

  • Lawyers of Distinction, 2020
  • Fellow, National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2019