Attorney Matthew J. Kraus has been promoted to partner at Riverside business law firm Lester & Cantrell, LLP. Photo by Veronica Hill.

Matthew J. Kraus has been promoted to partner at Riverside business law firm Lester & Cantrell, LLP. Photo by Veronica Hill.

Lester & Cantrell, LLP is pleased to announce that Matthew J. Kraus has become a partner at the firm.

Matthew has been working with Mark Lester and David Cantrell since 2008. He has significant expertise with construction law, having successfully represented project owners, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers and sureties in a wide range of construction disputes. Matthew has also successfully represented clients in lawsuits relating to professional negligence, business disputes and personal injury. He is a skilled negotiator with significant trial experience. As Partner, Matthew will help lead the firm’s construction law practice.

Lester & Cantrell, LLP serves Southern California in the areas of business law, professional liability, real estate, personal injury and insurance defense.