Government & Administrative Law

In today’s legal and regulatory environment, many problems are addressed or solved outside the courtroom, often in “quasi-judicial” proceedings. These proceedings can significantly affect your legal rights, and you can benefit greatly from competent legal representation.

Mattson Ricketts attorneys are experienced in many types of administrative proceedings, including proceedings before:


We practice many other types of government law, not just the subcategories discussed here. Call us to discuss your issue and how we may be able to help.

Elections & Campaigns

Our attorneys have experience working on a wide variety of electoral issues. We represent candidates and ballot committees in matters ranging from elections to state and federal compliance, recalls to petition drives.

Municipal Law

Mattson Ricketts has a long history of advising municipal clients on a wide variety of legal issues, including drafting, interpretation, and enforcement of local zoning and municipal ordinances, and general counsel on a wide variety of issues. We also have extensive experience with nearly every aspect of elections, petitions, initiatives, recalls, accountability and disclosure requirements, and the like.

Professional Licensing & Discipline

Our attorneys represent health care and other professionals with respect to any issues that arise while they are obtaining a license, undergoing an investigation, or confronting a disciplinary action. We help you effectively present your case in a professional manner and work hard to minimize any unfair impact to your career.

We have handled cases before state and national authorities. Our services may be appropriate for doctors, attorneys, accountants, pharmacists, therapists, nurses, brokers, financial advisers, and many more.