Matthew Harrison

Harrison Law, PLLC
Contact: (480) 988-7407
Law School: Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law - Arizona State University
Jurisdictions: Arizona


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
  • Estate Planning
  • Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Consumer Law
  • Insurance Defense
  • Criminal Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Surety and Fidelity Law
  • Commercial Law and Litigation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Free consultations occasionally provided depending on the legal issue of subject matter.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Attorney/Owner, Harrison Law, PLLC
Judge Pro Temopre, Maricopa County Superior Court
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
Deputy County Attorney, Maricopa County Attorneys' Office
Associate Attorney, Transier and Anderson
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
AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell
A+ Rating, Arizona Better Business Buruau
Victim Rights Services Award, Maricopa County Attorney's Office
Professional Associations
Sustaining Member, Arizona's Finest Lawyers
Member, Small Business Alliance
, Maricopa County Bar Assocation
, American Bar Association
Member, Arizona State Bar
Member, Utah State Bar
Board Member, Williams Air Force Base Restoration Advisotry Board


Harrison Law
The Firm


Articles & Publications
  • Building Codes--A Legal Overview
  • 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
  • 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


Website: Website
Blog: Harrison Law, PLLC Blog



    Harrison Law, PLLC
    1760 East Pecos Rd., Suite 332
    Gilbert, AZ 85295
    Telephone: (480) 988-7407
    Fax: (480) 320-2059