Matthew Light

PARTNER

BACKGROUND

Matt joined RMP as an associate in August of 2021. Originally a native of Louisiana, Matt attended the University of Arkansas for undergraduate and law school and has now called Northwest Arkansas home for over ten years. During law school, Matt competed in multiple advocacy competitions and was a mock trial finalist. He also completed judicial internships and clerkships at the Arkansas Supreme Court, circuit court, the Attorney General’s Office, and the Washington County Prosecutor’s Office.

For the last few years, Matt has worked at the Benton County Prosecutor’s Office, where he prosecuted all kinds of criminal cases and assisted law enforcement with investigations. In so doing, Matt spent most of his time in court and gained significant trial experience while securing convictions for some of the most serious crimes in Arkansas.  At RMP, Matt brings his courtroom experience to assist clients with a wide variety of civil litigation and business-related matters.

Education

  • University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D., 2018
  • University of Arkansas, B.S.B.A. Accounting, 2014

Practice Areas

  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Real Estate Disputes

   Associations & Memberships

  • Arkansas Bar Association

   Admissions

  • Arkansas

CONTACT

5519 Hackett Road, Suite 300
Springdale, Arkansas 72762

Phone: (479) 443-2705 ext. 10107
Facsimile: (479) 443-2718

Email: lmccredy@rmp.law

Background

Matt joined RMP as an associate in August of 2021. Originally a native of Louisiana, Matt attended the University of Arkansas for undergraduate and law school and has now called Northwest Arkansas home for over ten years. During law school, Matt competed in multiple advocacy competitions and was a mock trial finalist. He also completed judicial internships and clerkships at the Arkansas Supreme Court, circuit court, the Attorney General’s Office, and the Washington County Prosecutor’s Office.

For the last few years, Matt has worked at the Benton County Prosecutor’s Office, where he prosecuted all kinds of criminal cases and assisted law enforcement with investigations. In so doing, Matt spent most of his time in court and gained significant trial experience while securing convictions for some of the most serious crimes in Arkansas.  At RMP, Matt brings his courtroom experience to assist clients with a wide variety of civil litigation and business-related matters.

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