Matthew A. Ramirez


Direct: 520-529-4287

Matthew Alex Ramirez clerked for Rusing Lopez & Lizardi for one and a half years before graduating from the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, and earning a position at the firm.

Matthew is an associate practicing in both transactional and litigation areas. Using the experience gained while working with our attorneys on a wide range of case matters during his clerkship, Matthew assists clients in general business litigation matters, estates and trust litigation, gaming & Native American law, personal injury, real estate and construction litigation, and business formation and corporate governance.

Professional Affiliations & Bar Activities

  • Native American Bar Association – Arizona
  • Pima County Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona – Indian Law Section

Civic Activities

Board of Directors, Southern Arizona Legal Aid, Inc. (2017 – current)

Honors & Awards

Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Indian Center Community Leader of the Year Award (2017)


Matthew is a proud husband and father. Matthew is also an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe. Matthew enjoys spending time with his family, playing sports, serving his community, and traveling.