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Matt Bouchard

t: 919.783.2887

Matt Bouchard's clients include regional and national general contractors, surety companies, private owners and developers, specialty subcontractors, and suppliers.


Matt’s practice focuses on commercial construction matters, including the prosecution and defense of payment, defect, extra work, termination, delay, inefficiency, bond, and lien claims. In addition, Matt helps his clients negotiate construction contracts and counsels his clients throughout the construction process, from contract award through final completion.

Matt has over 15 years of experience in construction law.

Areas of Focus



University of North Carolina School of Law, JD

Duke University, AB, Public Policy Studies, magna cum laude

+Professional & Community Activities

American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry

American Bar Association, Section of Litigation

American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section

North Carolina Bar Association, Construction Law Section, Chair

North Carolina Bar Association, Litigation Section

Wake County Bar Association

Carolinas AGC

Durham Historic Preservation Commission, Chair

Recognized in Super Lawyers magazine, 2022

+Notable Accomplishments

Recognized as a Leading Attorney by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (North Carolina Construction), 2022

Recognized in Business North Carolina magazine’s “Legal Elite” for Construction in 2013 and 2015-2022

Recognized in Super Lawyers magazine 2014-2021

Ranked among Super Lawyers magazine’s “Rising Stars”, 2012

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