Matthew A. Trejo

Associate, San Francisco Office

Direct Dial: 415.352.2720
matthew.trejo@bullivant.com



Practice Areas

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2018

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law - J.D., Intellectual Property Concentration, 2017
  • University of California, Berkeley - B.A., English Literature, highest honors in major, 2014, Phi Beta Kappa

Practice Experience


Matt is an attorney with experience in general civil litigation, insurance coverage and intellectual property matters. Prior to joining Bullivant, Matt was an associate attorney at a Bay Area law firm where he concentrated his practice in general civil litigation.  

Matt also comes to the firm with significant intellectual property experience. Matt graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, with a concentration in intellectual property. At Hastings, he earned two CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in intellectual property classes for the highest grade in his class. Matt started a record label at a young age and has been involved in the music industry one way or another ever since, including an esteemed summer legal internship with Pandora Media, Inc. Matt clerked at a boutique entertainment law firm where he assisted on a wide range of transactional and corporate matters relating to trademark prosecution, business disputes, entity formation and maintenance, copyright registration and intellectual property infringement matters. On his free time, he educates musicians and other entertainers on legal issues that can arise in the creative process.  

Matt serves as a panel attorney for California Lawyers for the Arts, where he helps artists, businesses, and entertainers with their legal issues.

Professional and Civic Involvement

  • Alameda County Bar Association (Member)
  • California Lawyers for the Arts (Panel Attorney)

Awards and Honors

  • Recipient of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Intellectual Property Concentration, 2017)
  • Recipient of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award (Intellectual Property in Design, 2016)

Outside the Firm

Outside of the office, Matt enjoys spending time with family, snowboarding, surfing, creative writing and cooking.