Creditor's Rights

Representation of banks, credit unions, insurance companies, real and personal property lessors and other financial institutions in the enforcement and collection of notes, deeds and leases.


Representation of lenders and committees in both large and small bankruptcies. Motions to lift stay. Objection to confirmations. Proofs of claim. Preference action defense.

Landlord/ Tenant

Lease negotiations, co-tenancy disputes, and lease enforcement actions. Post-foreclosure eviction services available for financial institutions.


Collection of secured and unsecured obligations for financial institutions and collection agencies. Contingency, hourly or hybrid billing arrangements available. Domesticate out-of-state judgments.

Disputes/ Dissolutions

Comprehensive solutions to change of control and ownership disputes, shareholder and partnership disputes and dissolutions.

Foreclosures/ Replevin/Levy

Representation of secured lenders in the recovery of their collateral. Real property foreclosures. Vehicle recovery and sale. Execution on judgments. Over $2 billion of assets recovered!


For over 25 years, Mat has represented a wide-range of financial institutions in bankruptcy, collections, foreclosures, client disputes and dissolutions, and commercial landlord/tenant matters across Georgia. Mat’s bankruptcy practice includes expertise in motions for relief of stay, non-dischargable actions, fraudulent transfer actions, preference litigation, valuation disputes, and claims objections. Mat’s extensive creditor’s rights experience allows full life-cycle representation of lenders and lessors in the enforcement and collection of notes, deeds and leases and includes representation of commercial landlords in lease negotiations, co-tenancy disputes, and lease enforcement actions. Mat has conducted over 5,000 foreclosures. His systematic, cost-effective approach offers swift results. Mat is an expert in and complies with all aspects of the FCRA, TILA, FDCPA, RESPA, Dodd-Frank Act, including CFPB’s oversight of UDAAP.  Schuh, P.C. is SOC2 audited and fully insured.

Mat holds an undergraduate degree in finance from Indiana University and a Juris Doctorate, cum laude,  from the University of Wisconsin law school. Mat is a member of the board of directors of the Knights of Columbus Endowment Foundation, and also the Florida Business Development Corporation (Chair Audit and  Finance). He is also on The General Bar list, and a member of the Commercial Law League of America and the Commercial Collection Agencies of America. Mat lives in Morningside with his wife, Melanie, and two sons, Conrad and Adam. Mat enjoys playing golf and is a member at Druid Hills Golf Club.

In addition to serving clients in Georgia, Mat is also admitted in Arkansas and, via local service level agreements, is able to practice in Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Florida. 

1349 West Peachtree St N.W. #1350 Atlanta, GA 30309