Matthew L. Standard, Partner

Phone: (405) 235-1333
Fax: (405) 235-5914

Practice Areas

  • Complex Business Litigation
  • Energy Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Family Law


Matt Standard, since joining Kirk & Chaney in 1986, has focused on complex litigation in trial and appellate courts involving direct, derivative and class action claims. The cases frequently concern disputes between owners of, or against, various forms of businesses (sole proprietorships, and private or public corporations, partnerships, etc.). The subject matter frequently involves various types of oil and gas-related contracts and relationships, insurance-related disputes, other types of business contracts, business torts, or securities, antitrust, or employment-related claims. Mr. Standard has also been involved in a significant number of family law cases dealing with property classification and valuation issues, and the enforceability of prenuptial agreements. He has been listed by Oklahoma Super Lawyers in the area of business litigation.


Professional Biography

  • AV Rated, Martindale Hubbell Law Directory
  • Named in, Oklahoma Super Lawyers® (Business Litigation)
  • Member, Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Member, Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • Member, American Bar Association

Bar Memberships

  • Oklahoma (Admitted 1986)
  • United States District Courts, Western and Eastern Districts of Oklahoma
  • United States Courts of Appeal, Eighth and Tenth Circuits
  • United States Court of Federal Claims


  • University of Oklahoma (B.B.A., 1983)
  • University of Oklahoma College of Law (J.D., 1986)