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Matthew W. Krueger-Andes

Matthew W. Krueger-Andes

Associate

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Overview

Matt Krueger-Andes is a member of the firm's Tax and Litigation Practice Groups.  Matt has experience representing companies and individuals in the state and federal courts in North Carolina, the North Carolina Business Court, and the United States Tax Court.  

Prior to joining the firm, Matt served as a law clerk to the Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, III, at the North Carolina Business Court.  Matt has also served as a law clerk at the North Carolina Court of Appeals, and he holds an LL.M. in Taxation from NYU.

Trial Team
Experience

Representative Work

  • Estate of Savino v. The Charlotte Mecklenburg Hospital Authority, a North Carolina Hospital Authority, d/b/a Carolinas Healthcare System and CMC-Northeast (defense of wrongful death action alleging claims of medical and administrative negligence) (N.C. Court of Appeals) (2017-Present)
  • In re TSI Holdings, LLC; In re WSC Holdings, LLC; In re Southpark Partners, LLC; In re Sharon Road Properties, LLC (prosecution of claims arising out of multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme on behalf of defrauded investors) (Bankr. W.D.N.C.) (2017-Present)
    Trapp v. SunTrust Bank (defense of putative class action alleging violations of Equal Credit Opportunity Act in consumer loan processing) (M.D.N.C., Fourth Circuit) (2015-2017)
  • Falls v. Goldman Sachs Trust Company, N.A., et al. (prosecution of undue influence and malicious interference with the right to inherit claims on behalf of trust beneficiaries in multi-million dollar trust and estate dispute) (E.D.N.C.) (2016-2017)
  • Nicks v. Nicks (defense of fraud and breach of fiduciary duty claims brought against third party entities as part of equitable distribution action) (N.C. State Court) (2016-2017)
  • Goldman Sachs Trust Company, N.A. v. Falls (defense of breach of contract action and prosecution of breach of fiduciary duty and breach of contract counterclaims against executor of estate in multi-million dollar trust and estate dispute) (E.D.N.C.) (2015-2017)
  • Crosland v. Estate of Crosland (prosecution of petition for elective share seeking to invalidate prenuptial agreement executed under duress in multi-million dollar estate dispute) (N.C. State Court) (2015-2017)
  • Munoz v. SunTrust Bank (defense of claims for breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and unfair and deceptive trade practices arising out of bank fraud perpetrated by third party) (W.D.N.C., Fourth Circuit), (2015-2017)
  • Estate of Kechijian, et al. v. C.I.R. (defense of alleged multi-million dollar tax deficiency relating to the denial of net operating loss carryforwards) (U.S. Tax Court) (2015-2016)
  • Duke Energy Florida, Inc. v. Westinghouse Electric Company LLC (prosecution of breach of contract claim against a large, Charlotte-based utility arising out of utility’s decision to terminate an engineering, procurement, and construction contract for a nuclear power plant) (W.D.N.C.) (2015-2016)
  • Medflow, LLC v. Riggi (prosecution of preliminary injunction and trade secret misappropriation claims against a former employee) (N.C. Business Court) (2015-2016)

Experience

  • Law Clerk to Hon. Louis A. Bledsoe, III, North Carolina Business Court, (August 2014 - January 2015)
  • Law Clerk to Hon. Chris Dillon, North Carolina Court of Appeals, (January 2013 - August 2014)
  • Law Clerk to Hon. Cressie H. Thigpen, Jr., North Carolina Court of Appeals, (August 2012 - January 2013)
  • Law Clerk to Hon. Robert N. Hunter, Jr. North Carolina Court of Appeals, (September 2011 - August 2012)

* Past success does not indicate the likelihood of success in any future legal representation.

Education
  • New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2015
  • Elon University School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2011
  • University of New Hampshire, B.A., cum laude, Political Science and Psychology, 2006
Admissions
  • North Carolina, 2011
  • United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina, 2015
  • United States District Court, Middle District of North Carolina, 2015
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, 2015
  • United States Tax Court, 2015
Affiliations
  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association
    • Vice chair, Tax section
  • Defense Research Institute
Academic Honors
  • Editor, Elon Law Review
  • Member, Moot Court Board
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