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Matthew C. Perushek

Matthew C. Perushek

Sickels, Frei & Mims, PC
  • Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability
  • District of Columbia, Virginia
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Summary

Matt Perushek has practiced personal injury law his entire career. He exclusively represents plaintiffs, those who were injured because of the negligence of others. He has represented clients in wrongful death, medical malpractice, brain injury, products liability, and serious automobile collision cases. Matt has tried cases in courts throughout Virginia, including Fairfax, Arlington, Prince William, Loudoun, Henrico, and Fredericksburg. Matt also has experience representing clients in federal court cases, including cases filed under the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA).

Matt has authored briefs filed with the Supreme Court of Virginia, and he has argued before the Court on a number of occasions. Additionally, Matt is a member of the Amicus Curiae Committee of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. The committee serves as the voice for injured people when the Court is faced with a legal issue that may impact their rights and well-being.

Since joining the firm, Matt has been involved in numerous successful trials and settlements. He has been recognized as a Rising Star by SuperLawyers since 2015 and as a Top 40 Under 40 by The National Trial Lawyers Association. He is on the Board of Directors of the Fairfax Bar Association, is on the Board of Governors of the Virginia State Bar's Young Lawyers Conference, and and is active in the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association.

Matt is originally from Northern Minnesota. While he lived in Minnesota, he was a member of the U.S. Junior National Curling Team, winning a World Junior Championship and competing at the U.S. Olympic Trials for the 2010 Olympics. Matt moved to Virginia to attend law school. Before joining the firm, he clerked for the Honorable Michael F. Devine of the Fairfax County Circuit Court.

Education
George Mason University School of Law
J.D. (2012)
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Hamline University
B.A. (2009)
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Sickels, Frei & Mims, PC
- Current
Law Clerk
The Chambers of the Honorable Michael F. Devine
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Awards
Rising Stars
Super Lawyers
2015-2019
Top 40 Under 40
The National Trial Lawyers
2017-2019
Professional Associations
Fairfax Bar Association
Board Member
- Current
Activities: Young Lawyers Section
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Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
Member
- Current
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Virginia State Bar
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
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Virginia
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United States District Court for the District of Columbia
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United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Products Liability
Languages
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Website
Matthew C. Perushek's Website Profile
Website
Sickels, Frei & Mims, PC Website
Blog
Virginia Injury Lawyer Blog
Contact & Map
Sickels, Frei & Mims, PC
3925 Chain Bridge Rd
#402
Fairfax, VA 22030
USA
Telephone: (703) 925-0500
Fax: (703) 925-0501