Decker Jones Attorney Matt Motes Named Director at National Association of Home Builders

FORT WORTH, TX. –Matthew L. Motes, a Shareholder with Decker, Jones, McMackin, McClane, Hall & Bates, has been named a Director of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).

He is taking a position reserved for the Hill Country Builders’ Association as one of its director representatives for the three meetings a year held by the NAHB. Hill Country represents 10 counties in Texas and includes cities such as Kerrville, Fredericksburg, Johnson City, Marble Falls, Burnet and Horseshoe Bay.

NAHB is a Washington, D.C.-based trade association formed in 1942 “to enhance the climate for housing, homeownership and the residential building industry.” It includes more than 800 state and local associations and 140,000 members.

Motes’ practice focuses on trial and arbitration of construction law, commercial litigation and real estate matters. He represents owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers throughout Texas in issues concerning disputes, construction, defect, contract, mechanic’s liens, OSHA compliance, design issue, ADA, water infiltration, stucco defects and subrogation clauses.

He is a graduate of Southwestern University in Georgetown, TX and received his juris doctor from South Texas College of Law in 1993.
He is a member of the State Bar of Texas – Construction and Litigation Section, the Tarrant County Bar Association – Construction Law, the Dallas Bar Association – Construction Law and the East Texas Builders Association.

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