Matthew M. Tande

Matthew M. Tande

Associate Attorney
New Brighton, Minnesota

Matt is an associate attorney with Prescott & Pearson, P.A. and joined the firm in 2010. Matt graduated from the University of St. Thomas School of Law Magna Cum Laude in 2007. Following law school, Matt clerked for the Honorable Christopher Dietzen on the Minnesota Court of Appeals, and then worked in private practice in the areas of disability law, public benefits law, and estate planning, focusing his work on serving clients with disabilities. While not working, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and children, working on home improvement projects, and spending time outdoors.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2010

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Consumer and Small Business Bankruptcy

Litigation Percentage

  • 10% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota, 2010


  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2007
  • University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2001
    • Major: Criminal Justice; Environmental Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, 2007 - Present
  • Ramsey County Bar Association, 2007 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Guzman Law Firm, P.A., Attorney, 2008 - 2010
  • Hon. Christopher Dietzen, Minnesota Court of Appeals, Law Clerk, 2007 - 2008