Matthew T. Schelp

Hon. Matthew T. Schelp

Judge, United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri.

Matthew T. Schelp serves as a United States District Judge for Eastern District of Missouri. Schelp began his tenure In August 2020 when he replaced District Judge Stephen N. Limbaugh, Jr.

Before being sworn in, Schelp served in a variety of roles in both the public and private sector. Most recently, he was a partner at the firm of Husch Blackwell, where he chaired the firm’s government compliance, investigations and litigation practice group. Prior to his time at Husch Blackwell, Schelp served as an Assistant United States Attorney, and as a Judge Advocate in the United States Navy’s Judge Advocate General Corps. Schelp received both his bachelor's and law degrees from the University of Missouri.


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