Matthew J. Turchyn

Matthew J. Turchyn

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Matthew Turchyn is an associate attorney at Hertz Schram. His practice focuses on commercial litigation, real estate litigation, securities litigation, negligence, criminal defense, family law, and appellate practice.

Mr. Turchyn is a 2012 graduate of Michigan State University College of law. While in law school, he served as a Senior Managing Editor of the Michigan State Law Review. Prior to obtaining his legal degree, Mr. Turchyn received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Michigan, where he was a four-year member of the Michigan Marching Band.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Negligence & Medical Malpractice
  • Criminal Defense
  • Family Law
  • Appellate

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 2012
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 2015
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan, 2013


  • Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Michigan
    • J.D. magna cum laude - 2012
    • Law Review: Michigan State Law Review, Senior Managing Editor
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    • B.A. - 2009
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Music

Published Works

  • It Looks like a Sale; It Quacks like a Sale… But It's Not? An Argument for the Application of the Duck Test in a Digital First Sale Doctrine, 5 J. Bus. Entrepreneurship & L. 31, 2011

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers, Michigan Rising Star, 2015 - 2016
  • The National Trial Lawyers, Michigan Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2014
  • The National Trial Lawyers, Michigan Top 40 Under 40, 2014
  • Michigan Rising Star Honoree, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan Representative Assembly, Representative for the 6th Judicial Circuit
  • The Oakland County Bar Association American Inn of Court, Associate
  • Oakland County Bar Association