Matthew F. Denley

Matthew F. Denley


Mr. Denley is a shareholder and litigator in both the civil litigation department and our administrative law department. In addition to workers’ compensation insurance defense work, he emphasizes employment law and related regulatory matters.

He graduated from Willamette University College of Law, where he received a J.D. degree, and earned magna cum laude honors with a B.A. degree from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. He is a member of Oregon, Washington and District of Columbia Bar Associations. He is also a member of the Oregon Self-Insurers Association.

Legal Experience

Shareholder – Litigator
Employment, business and personal injury civil litigation, administrative law litigation emphasizing workers’ compensation, employment and regulatory law. Representation of employers, insurance companies, third party administrators and other businesses.



1986, J.D. Degree
Willamette University College of Law
Salem, Oregon

1982, B.A. Degree, magna cum laude
Concordia College
Moorhead, Minnesota


Professional Affiliation

American Bar Association
U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon
U.S. Court of Appeals for Ninth Circuit
Oregon State Bar Association
Washington State Bar Association
District of Columbia Bar Association
12th Judicial District Bar Association
Yamhill County Bar Association
Oregon Self-Insurers Association
Oregon Associated Loggers, Inc.
Associated Oregon Industries
Workers’ Compensation Claims Association