Matthew Preusch JD '13

Matthew Preusch JD ’13


Matthew Preusch JD ’13 was named partner by Keller Rohrback LLP, effective January 1, 2022. Preusch practices out of the firm’s Santa Barbara, California, office in the complex litigation group. A former reporter at The Oregonian, he helped initiate landmark consumer litigation related to Volkswagen’s “clean diesel” deceit and Wells Fargo’s unauthorized account scheme. When studies of moss samples identified several pollution hotspots in Portland, Preusch and others at Keller Rohrback launched cases that resulted in the largest environmental class settlement in Oregon history. You can read more about him at


Joined the complex litigation group at Keller Rohrback. Preusch is based in Santa Barbara, where his work focuses on representing harmed parties in securities, consumer protection, and environmental matters.