Matthew Rogers

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Matthew Rogers is a 2008 graduate of the Duquesne University School of Law. While a law student, he received a certification to practice law and represent underprivileged individuals by the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania in civil and family matters. For his efforts representing indigent community members in their various family law cases, he was presented with the Outstanding Clinical Service Award for his achievements in the Civil and Family Justice Law Clinic and the Pro Bono Legal Service Award.

Following law school, Mr. Rogers served as a law clerk for the Honorable John F. DiSalle in the Court of Common Pleas of Washington County. During his tenure with the Judge, he had the opportunity to work on hundreds of criminal, civil, family, and juvenile dependency cases. Mr. Rogers draws upon this experience and his unique perspective from the Judge's side of the bench in representing his clients. Immediately prior to joining Raphael, Ramsden & Behers, Mr. Rogers worked as an associate in a general practice firm in Pittsburgh where he gained experience handling family, civil litigation, criminal, and estate planning matters.

Mr. Rogers joined Raphael, Ramsden & Behers in order to devote his efforts toward representing clients in their family law matters. Mr. Rogers has experience representing clients regarding their custody, divorce, support, protection from abuse, grandparent's rights, and estate planning cases in Allegheny and the surrounding counties.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania,2008
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania


  • Duquesne University School of Law,Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania
    • J.D.-2008
    • Honors:Civil and Family Justice Law Clinic
    • Honors:Most Outstanding Clinical Student
    • Honors:Pro Bono Legal Service Award
  • University of Mary Washington,Fredericksburg,Virginia
    • B.A.cum laude-2005
    • Honors:Class President

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Allegheny County Bar Association,Member
  • Washington County Bar Association,Member
  • Allegheny County Family Law Section
  • Allegheny County Young Lawyers’ Division