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.