Matthew W. Bastian
Matthew Bastian joined the firm through the summer clerkship program during the summer of 2019. Prior to law school, Matthew worked at a multi-national engineering, procurement and construction firm, headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas. There, he was responsible for fleet management, fleet data analytics, corporate policy development, and compliance with Department of Transportation regulations.
While in law school, Matthew’s curriculum focused on energy law, natural resources, and oil and gas law. Working with Professor David E Pierce, a nationally acclaimed oil and gas scholar, Matthew became certified in Oil & Gas law. Matthew also gained invaluable legal research and writing skills through an externship with the Hon. Stephen Hill at the Kansas Court of Appeals.