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Clients depend on Matthew Peterson for representation in a wide range of commercial and residential real estate matters throughout Maryland and Washington, DC.  He helps to protect their investments by drafting contracts and leases that anticipate and guard against potential disputes. 

In the landlord-tenant arena, Matthew resolves contract disputes involving premises liability, housing discrimination and property contamination.  He frequently appears in court to resolve litigation matters which arise out of Common Area Maintenance charges, default in rental payments and exclusive use violations.  Clients appreciate that Matthew delivers successful outcomes effectively and efficiently and that he is always available to respond to their questions and concerns.

Prior to joining Shulman Rogers, Matthew’s practice focused on real property litigation involving trustees’ sales of real property and matters relating to creditor’s rights, title issues, receiverships, landlord-tenant and bankruptcy law. Earning his B.A. from the University of Virginia and his J.D. from the University of Richmond, T.C. Williams School of Law, Matthew is licensed to practice in Maryland and Washington, D.C.

Professional & Community Affiliations 

  • Maryland State Bar Association
  • District of Columbia Bar Association