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Matthew K. Casey

Executive Partner | Email

  • Macomb County

    t. +1.586.303.4131

    f. +1.586.840.0600


Matthew Casey is Executive Partner at the firm's Macomb County office. For more than two decades Matthew has focused his practice in the areas of commercial litigation, commercial loan workouts, commercial loan documentation and bank-related litigation. He has extensive experience in loan workouts involving industrial facilities, shopping centers, real estate developments and gas stations.


  • Wayne State University Law School J.D. 1990
  • Wayne State University B.S. 1987 magna cum laude


  • Michigan


  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Bar Associations

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Macomb County Bar Association
    Civil Practice Committee; Foundation Board


  • Assists clients in negotiating forbearance agreements, loan restructurings and liquidations including sales pursuant to the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Enforces loan agreements through foreclosure and injunction proceedings and litigates numerous cases involving fraud and fraudulent transfers as part of commercial loan workouts
  • Assists financial institutions in all aspects of commercial loan documentation
  • Defends financial institutions in litigation pending in state court, bankruptcy court and district court, including contested foreclosure proceedings
  • Represents secured creditors in commercial and consumer bankruptcy proceedings under Chapters 7, 11 and 13
  • Represents clients in various adversary proceedings in bankruptcy court, including preference and fraudulent transfer proceedings, nondischargeability proceedings, and proceedings to determine the validity and priority of various claims or interests
  • Represents secured creditors in workout negotiations, commercial foreclosure and state court receivership proceedings
  • Advised financial institution regarding the auction and sale of promissory notes and loan documents resulting in collections nearing $10 million 
  • Advised regarding the wind-down and liquidation of automotive supplier resulting in recovery of loan facilities in excess of $20 million
  • Pursued and obtained collection from loan guarantors in the millions of dollars

Honors & Awards

  • Named to Michigan Super Lawyers, 2011-Present
  • DBusiness, Top Lawyers in Metro Detroit, Banking and Financial Services Law, 2012-13, 2017-22



Professional Affiliations

  • Macomb County Chamber
    Member, Board of Directors (2014-Present)
  • Leadership Macomb
  • Wayne State University
    Board Member, Board of Visitors (2015-Present); Law School Alumni Association; School of Business Administration, Alumni Association
  • Macomb County Circuit Court
    Case Evaluator

Community Affiliations

  • Macomb Community College Foundation
    Community Director, MCC Foundation Board (2014-Present)
  • St. John Providence Health System Foundation
    Board Member (2011-Present)

Speaking Engagements

  • Business Transaction Update, roundtable sponsored by UHY Tax Advisors, Aug. 15, 2013, Birmingham, Mich.

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