Matthew Harrison

Matthew Harrison

Harrison Law, PLLC
  • Business Law, Construction Law, Estate Planning...
  • Arizona, Utah
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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.

Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University
J.D. / Law (1997)
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 University
B.A. / Political Science/International Relations (1994)
Activities: Phi Sigma Alpha (Political Science Honor Society), B.Y.U. Chapter
Professional Experience
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
Deputy County Attorney
Maricopa County Attorneys' Office
Associate Attorney
Transier and Anderson
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
AV Preeminent
A+ Rating
Arizona Better Business Buruau
Victim Rights Services Award
Maricopa County Attorney's Office
Professional Associations
Sustaining Member
Arizona's Finest Lawyers
- Current
Small Business Alliance
- Current
Maricopa County Bar Assocation
- Current
American Bar Association
- Current
Arizona State Bar
- Current
Utah State Bar
- Current
Board Member
Williams Air Force Base Restoration Advisotry Board
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Free consultations occasionally provided depending on the legal issue of subject matter.
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
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Harrison Law, PLLC Blog
Contact & Map
Harrison Law, PLLC
1760 East Pecos Rd., Suite 332
Gilbert, AZ 85295
Telephone: (480) 988-7407
Fax: (480) 320-2059