Matt and Kelly live in Dallas, Texas, where Matt works as a complex commercial litigation attorney and Kelly recently left her longtime job as a health insurance underwriter to become a stay at home mom. Matt and Kelly met at Kansas State University and got married shortly after graduation in 2009. Matt graduated summa cum laude with B.S. degrees in Philosophy and Political Science, while Kelly graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Mathematics. After college, Matt and Kelly lived in Austin, Texas for three years while Matt pursued a law degree at the University of Texas. During that time, Kelly began her career as a health insurance underwriter at a small company providing health benefits to municipal workers throughout Texas. Matt received his J.D. in 2012 and accepted a job in Dallas, Texas at the international law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld. Matt and Kelly have lived in Dallas since 2012, where Matt will soon celebrate 10 years at Akin Gump and Kelly just left her job of over 12 years. Matt’s legal practice includes all facets of litigation, with a focus on securities litigation and a significant commitment to pro bono work. Matt and Kelly have two young children. Their son Grayson turns five in August, and their daughter Audrey just turned three in March. Audrey was born with Nemaline Myopathy, which was confirmed via muscle biopsy around the time she was 8 months old. Despite frequent doctor and hospital trips as an infant, Audrey is in great overall health. She is sociable and hilarious. Grayson is relentlessly curious and incredibly sweet, especially toward his little sister.