Matthew R. Rust

Associate

Phone: (812) 423-3183, ext. 2209

Assistant:
Brittany Deitz
bdeitz@KDDK.com

About
Publications
Affiliations

Matt Rust is an approachable, calm, creative attorney whose curiosity and genuine interest in learning more about a client’s business and industry benefits his clients. An entrepreneur and technophile at heart, Matt’s deep interest in business, technology and law provides a unique approach to problem-solving that addresses legal issues with the client’s core business objectives in mind. While Matt effectively works with businesses of any size, he particularly enjoys working on projects with entrepreneurs and technologists.

A native of Evansville, Matt is passionate about access to justice, enjoys listening to hip hop/R&B music, and is a big fan of the Indiana Pacers.

Education
  • 2019:  Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Bloomington, Ind., J.D.
  • 2015:  Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., B.A. International Studies, Minor in Spanish
Bar Admissions
  • State of Indiana
Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
Recognitions
  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law
    • IU Maurer Dean’s Scholar
    • Transactional Drafting Competition, Semifinalist (2017, 2019)
  • Indiana University
    • Executive Dean’s List
    • Stephen J. Stein Research Award Recipient
Additional Languages
  • Spanish (conversational)
Publications
  • “Indiana Supreme Court Highlights Importance of Rent-to-Own Real Estate Contract Language,” Article posted on KDDK.com, Author (September 2019)

Professional Affiliations

  • Evansville Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association

Civic Affiliations

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law
    • Outreach for Legal Literacy:  Volunteer and Executive Board
    • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity:  Executive Board
    • Moot Court:  Participant