Matthew L. Williams concentrates his practice of law in the areas of automobile accidents,medical malpractice, construction negligence, premises liability and product liability. Mr. Williams is a member of many local and national bar associations including Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association. He volunteers his time as an Investigator for the Judicial Evaluation Committee for the Chicago Bar Association and currently serves on the Board of Manager of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Williams has extensive experience and success litigating cases throughout Illinois and recently argued a case before the Illinois Supreme Court. Mr. Williams was also named to Law Bulletin Publishing Company’s 2013 “40 Under Forty” attorney list recognizing Illinois’s top up and coming lawyers.
Mr. Williams received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Illinois and his Juris Doctorate from De Paul University in Chicago, Illinois. While in law school, he served as Staff Writer for the DePaul Law Review and received the Cali Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement in Business Organizations.
In addition, Mr. Williams has been a speaker at the MBA business law class at Kellogg’s School of Management and for the class “Personal Injury Litigation” at Notre Dame Law School.
- J.D., DePaul University Law School (1998)
- B.A., University of Illinois (1995)
- Illinois Bar (1998)