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Matthew Harrison

Harrison Law, PLLC
Contact: 480.988.7407
Experience:
Law School: Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State University
Jurisdictions: Arizona
Utah

OVERVIEW

About Matthew Harrison
Matthew Harrison is the founding member of Harrison Law and has been practicing law for over 17 years. Prior to founding Harrison Law, Mr. Harrison was an attorney with a nationally-recognized surety, construction, and fidelity law firm in Phoenix, Arizona, where his practice focused on complex civil litigation. Previously Mr. Harrison was a Deputy County Attorney with the Maricopa County Attorney's Office for over seven years where he held leadership positions and mentored less-experienced attorneys. Matthew Harrison has combined these experiences into a law firm that has established itself both locally and nationally as a highly-regarded law firm. Mr. Harrison has extensive experience in both civil and criminal law. He also has significant trial court and arbitration experience, which includes being lead counsel in over 35 jury trials. He is rated as an AV© Preeminent Attorney by Martindale Hubbell and a Sustaining Member of Arizona’s Finest Lawyers. Mr. Harrison has represented clients on legal issues involving claims and litigation from a few thousand dollars to claims and litigation in excess of 100 million dollars. He is the author or co-author for several legal publications and is a presenter at CLE programs.
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Construction Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Environmental Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Insurance Defense
  • Criminal Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Surety and Fidelity Law
  • Commercial Law and Litigation
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Arizona
Utah
Languages
 SpokenWritten
EnglishYesYes
Professional Experience
Attorney/Owner, Harrison Law, PLLC
-Current
Judge Pro Temopre, Maricopa County Superior Court
-Current
Assigned to both civil and criminal matters. As a Judge Pro Tem, Mr. Harrison has also successfully conducted multiple Settlement Conferences, which have resulted in a resolution of the litigation.
Associate Attorney, Mann, Berens & Wisner, LLP
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Deputy County Attorney, Maricopa County Attorneys' Office
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Associate Attorney, Transier and Anderson
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Education
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State UniversityJ.D. (1997)Law
Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Family Law Fall 1996 Pedrick Scholar (Dean’s List) 1995 Arizona State University Regents’ Academic Scholarship
Brigham Young UniversityB.A. (1994)Political Science/International Relations
Activities: Phi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honor Society), B.Y.U. Chapter
Professional Activities
Member East Valley Small Business Alliance 2011-Current
Board Member Williams Air Force Base Restoration Advisotry Board 2003-2008
Awards
AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell
Victim Rights Services Award, Maricopa County Attorney's Office
Professional Associations
Maricopa County Bar Assocation
-Current
American Bar Association
-Current
Member, Arizona State Bar
-Current
Member, Utah State Bar
-Current

VIDEOS

Harrison Law
The Firm


PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • Building Codes--A Legal Overview
    Lorman
  • How Prompt Payment Laws Affect the Surety,
    Surety Claim Insitute
  • Prompt Payment Laws and the Surety
    AmericanBar Assocation Spring Conference
  • Building Codes-A Legal Overview
    Lorman
  • Recent Developments in Arizona Law of Implied Warranties, which was presented at Arizona Construction Law 2010 - Examining Trends Over the Past 10 Years
    Arizona State Bar
  • Legislative Delegation and Presidential Authority: A Discussion of the Antiquities Act and the Establishment of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument—A Call for a New Judicial Examination
    Journal of Environmental Law and Litigation

WEBSITES & BLOGS

Website: Website
Blog: Harrison Law, PLLC Blog

    SOCIAL MEDIA

    CONTACT & MAP

    Harrison Law, PLLC
    1760 East Pecos Rd., Suite 332
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    USA
    Telephone: 480.988.7407
    Fax: 480.320.2059