Matthew  Schlau

Matthew Schlau

We help clients in a wide-range of personal and business transactions.
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property, Trademarks ...
  • California
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Matthew Schlau has an extensive background in civil litigation, which includes counseling private companies in hundreds of matters in all stages of litigation. His experience also includes advising companies in private joint venture arrangements and serving as outside general counsel to review, draft, and negotiate contracts and other documents relating to a wide range of exceptional and ordinary-course business transactions. He began his own practice so that he could permanently shift his focus from conflicts to building value. He now helps clients design, create, and grow by proactively addressing personal and business matters.

Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of California, Santa Barbara, as well as a Juris Doctor from Southwestern Law School.

Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Intellectual Property
    Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
    Estate Planning
    Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
    Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
  • Free Consultation
    We always give free initial telephone consultations because we believe that optimal legal representation is always personal, and part of making making your experience personal is making sure we are available for you. You can shoot us an email or give us a call any time, and we'll break down our services and what we recommend to get things going. We're just as available throughout representation. We want you to feel comfortable and confident that'll we'll be there for you in a way that only comes with a close, personal relationship with your attorney. Once this is taken care of, you're ready for a Design Meeting, which will cover your matter in detail. This meeting costs $450 and is credited toward your total fee should you choose to move forward with us. We typically travel to our clients for convenience and offer extremely flexible appointments, with availability seven days a week.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, Mastercasrd, Discover, American Express
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    We always operate on a fixed-fee basis, which means there are no hourly legal fees. Ever.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Italian: Written
Professional Experience
Principal Attorney
Schlau Rogers
- Current
Southwestern Law School
J.D. (2011) | Law
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University of California - Santa Barbara
B.A. (2007) | Philosophy
Honors: President, Business Economics Association
Activities: Habitat For Humanity, Hurricane Katrina Rebuild
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Professional Associations
State Bar of California  # 296011
- Current
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Websites & Blogs
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Contact & Map
Schlau Rogers
1968 S. Coast Highway
Suite 2498
Laguna Beach, CA 92651