Matthew A. Hesketh

Member

Phoenix, Arizona

Phone: 602.240.3034

Fax: 602.240.6600

mhesketh@shermanhoward.com

Education

  • Juris Doctor, University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, 2011
    • summa cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History, University of Arizona, 2008
    • summa cum laude
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Matthew Hesketh is a member of the Sherman & Howard Litigation, Trials & Appeals group.  He has significant experience working with government entities, and he focuses on contractual disputes, corporate and business matters, administrative law, and appellate litigation.

Experience

BUSINESS LITIGATION

  • Advocates for Individuals With Disabilities LLC v. MidFirst Bank, 279 F. Supp. 3d 891 (D. Ariz. 2017).
  • R. England, Inc. v. Swift Transportation Co., 313 F.R.D. 650 (D. Utah 2016).

 

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

  • Cannabis Nurses Ass’n v. Ariz. Dep’t of Health Servs., 242 Ariz. 62, 392 P.3d 506 (App. 2017).
  • Parsons v. Ariz. Dep’t of Health Servs., 242 Ariz. 320, 395 P.3d 709 (App. 2017).

 

LABOR & EMPLOYMENT

  • Coleman v. Home Health Res. Inc., 269 F. Supp. 3d 935 (D. Ariz. 2017).

Publications & Presentations

PRESS

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

PRESENTATIONS

  • Managing the Medical Marijuana Employee
    Annual Arizona Labor & Employment Law Seminar | September 2019
  • The Big 5: What You Must Know
    Annual Colorado Labor & Employment Law Conference | May 2017
  • The Big 5: What You Must Know
    Annual Arizona Labor & Employment Law Conference | April 2017
  • Workplace Violence: Lessons From Mass Shootings and Other Incidents of Violence
    Annual Arizona Labor & Employment Seminar | April 2016

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Board of Directors, Arizona Educational Foundation
  • Horace Rumpole Inn of Court
  • Phoenix Community Alliance

Highlights

  • Super Lawyers, “Rising Star – Litigation,” Arizona (2020-2021)
  • Super Lawyers, “Rising Stars,” Southwest (2016 – 2019, 2022)