Matthew Bartz is the founding attorney of Armour Legal, Attorneys at Law.  He is a second generation attorney whose father, a well recognized attorney in Los Angeles, raised him to stand up for himself and fight for those that could not defend themselves.  Matthew started his career working for the Presiding Justice of Division 5 Court of Appeals, then spent the next several years of his career as a State Prosecutor where he spent every day in court litigating cases.  Mr. Bartz then spent nearly the next decade as the Senior Attorney at one of the most recognized law firms in Arizona before leaving to found Armour Legal.  As an avid boxing and mixed martial arts fan, one of his favorite quotes applies to the type of representation that Armour Legal and Matthew Bartz provide to clients.

“You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain’t about how hard ya hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward. That’s how winning is done!”—Rocky Balboa

When it comes to Mr. Bartz, his persistence and dedication sets him apart in a field flooded with attorneys that quit.  He takes pride in every victory he achieves for his clients.  This tradition started long ago.  When Matthew Bartz founded Armour Legal he knew he was laying the foundation of what would become the best law firm in Arizona.  Armour Legal is a firm that fights, a firm that wins, a firm that cares, communicates, and gives back to the community.  Relying on his years of courtroom experience Matthew Bartz, sought out of counsel attorneys that are fighters like him.

Fluent in Spanish and studying Mandarin Chinese, Mr. Bartz and his staff can help a wide variety of clients without needing to rely on interpreters.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Defense

  • Personal Injury

  • Immigration

  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
    Nation’s Top One Percent  2016, 2017, 2018

  • National Trial Lawyers
    Top 40 Under 40  2012

  • National Trial Lawyers
    Top 100 Trial Lawyers  2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • AVVO
    10.0 Superb Attorney