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Matthew F Schmidt

Schmidt Sethi & Akmajian


Matthew Schmidt is a partner at Schmidt Sethi & Akmajian, a plaintiff's firm in Tucson, Arizona focused on complex personal injury law. Matt graduated from the James E Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona and passed the Arizona bar exam in 2010. Matt's primary interest in law focuses on general personal injury, insurance bad faith and police misconduct. Matt was honored as one of Tucson's 40 under 40 by the Tucson Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and the Arizona Daily Star in 2014. In addition to serving his clients, Matt is president of the Engage Foundation, a nonprofit that provides free, fun and underrated recreational activities to underprivileged kids. Matt is a certified Wellness Coach, teaching the legal and general community about stress management; He writes a column called "Mind your Mind" in the Writ, the Pima County Bar Association Newsletter. In May 2011, Matt won 2nd place in the Arizona Attorney's creative arts competition for his fictional piece "The Taker." In June 2010, Matt and his dad (Ted Schmidt) co-authored "Taking the 'Strict' Out of Products Liability Law," a feature article in the Arizona Attorney. Together, they also co-authored multiple sections of the Products Liability chapter of the 2012 Arizona Tort Law Handbook published by the State Bar of Arizona. In law school, Matt served as a legal extern for Senator Jon Kyl in Washington D.C. on the Judiciary Committee for the subcommittee of Terrorism, Technology, and Homeland Security in the Fall of 2008. He won the Andrew Silverman Law Student Community Service Award in the 2009-2010 for his leadership on the Community Service Board and orchestration of several community service events for law students to participate in. When he is not practicing law, writing or traveling, Matt enjoys participating in or watching just about any sporting event. Matt also enjoys staying active in the community and spends lots of time growing Engage.

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It’s Complicated: The Ins, Outs, and Updates of Complex Personal Injury Litigation


Total Credits: 3 CLE, 3.0 Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation Specialization

Average Rating:
   24
Categories:
Personal Injury Law
Original Program Date:
May 26, 2022
SKU:
J2284

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Minding Your Mind – A Vaccine for Your Well-being


Total Credits: 2.0 CLE, 2.0 Ethics

Average Rating:
   13
Categories:
Ethics |  Stress or Substance Abuse
Original Program Date:
Jun 09, 2021
SKU:
J2187
Short Description:
Discover how the wellness strategies discussed in our previous seminar helped navigate the last year and how they can help as we return to the office, school, and everyday life.

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Navigating Diverse Personal Injury Claims


Total Credits: 3 CLE, 3 Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation Specialization

Average Rating:
   15
Categories:
Personal Injury Law
Format:
Audio and Video
Original Program Date:
Apr 25, 2024
SKU:
J24265
Short Description:
Explore the intricacies of personal injury cases in this engaging seminar.

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