Matthew L. Walters


PHONE: 208-343-5454  FAX: 208-384-5844


Mr. Walters joined the firm in August 2003 and became a shareholder in 2009.  He practices primarily in the area of civil litigation with an emphasis in employment law, ski industry litigation and fiduciary disputes.  Prior to joining Elam & Burke, Mr. Walters served a one-year clerkship for The Honorable Ronald J. Wilper, District Judge, Fourth Judicial District of Idaho.

Mr. Walters went to college at the University of Montana and graduated from the University of Idaho Law School in 2001. He and his wife, Angelyne, have three daughters, Josephine, Maura and Sydney.  When he is not running around between his daughter’s sport and school activities, he enjoys time on the golf course and the ski hill.

Practice Areas


University of Idaho, J.D. 2002; University of Mary; University of Montana, B.A. Sociology, cum laude 1999.


Idaho state, Montana state and federal courts.


Idaho State Bar (Employment and Labor Law Section); Idaho Association of Defense Counsel: Association of Ski Defense Attorneys; First Tee of Idaho