Matthew Rechtien

Senior Principal

Practice Areas

Principal Matthew Rechtien is a structural engineer-turned-attorney and the General Counsel of Walter P Moore, where he began his professional engineering career. He has 12 years of law firm and in-house legal experience, focusing on construction law, commercial and insurance litigation, and municipal law. Through Matt’s combined legal and professional engineering experience, he has developed a command of the law and Walter P Moore’s business practices necessary to ably counsel and advise the firm and his colleagues.


B.S., Civil Engineering, University of Michigan
M.S., Civil Engineering, University of Texas
JD, Law, University of Washington