Matthew J. McClelland
Phone: (412) 338-1156
Commercial Real Estate
Commercial Real Estate Tax Appeals
Oil & Gas
Real Estate Tax Appeals
Pennsylvania, West Virginia
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania; U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania
Matt is an Associate in the Commercial Real Estate Practice where he counsels clients on real estate transactions, land development and financing, land use, and zoning. Matt reviews, drafts, and negotiates commercial and residential leases on behalf of landlords and tenants, and represents landlords in landlord-tenant disputes, including evictions and ejectments. He also works with Homeowner Associations (HOAs) and Condominium Associations, assisting Boards with documents, disputes and issues in planned communities.
In addition, Matt serves in the firm’s Oil and Gas practice serving landowners and royalty owners, drawing on his extensive knowledge of Pennsylvania and West Virginia oil and gas law. Matt has significant experience related to oil and gas title rights and title curative measures, as well as oil and gas leasing.
Matt earned his B.S. in Management at Penn State University and his J.D. at Duquesne University School of Law. During law school, Matt served as the managing business editor of the Duquesne Business Law Journal and managed the law school’s Unemployment Compensation Clinic. He was awarded the Clinical Legal Education Association Outstanding Student Award for his efforts and contributions to the Clinic.
Matt is a member of the Allegheny County Bar Association and the American Association of Professional Landmen, Michael Late Benedum Chapter.