Matthew Parish


Matthew Parish is a partner of Taunton, Snyder & Parish and is an experienced trial attorney who practices in a broad spectrum of complex litigation. Owing to his background in engineering and environmental law training, Matthew has been at the fore of a number of the largest cases our firm has handled since joining the firm in 2000. Matthew’s practice has focused principally on Environmental Law and Toxic Tort, but he has also handled Mass Torts, Insurance Law disputes, Products Liability, and Intellectual Property cases. 

  • Supreme Court of Texas
  • U.S. District Court’s for the Southern, Western, Eastern, and Northern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • Texas A&M University, B.S. Civil Engineering, 1995
  • Vermont Law School, J.D., 1999

  • Texas Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters General Litigation 2014 - 2015
  • Texas Rising Stars by Thomson Reuters: 2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2013
  • AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating possible.
  • Named a Top Lawyer in Environmental and Land Use by Houstonia Magazine, 2017
  • Texas Bar Foundation: Fellow
  • State Bar of Texas: Environmental Law Section