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Matthew Dawson

Matthew Dawson

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Business, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    20 years, 10 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    5 years, 50 cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 10%
  4. Litigation: 5%
  5. Business: 5%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Thomas G. Briody

    I endorse this lawyer. Matt was a tough but fair prosecutor for many years, and now brings his considerable talent to the family court. He is an aggressive litigator who is dedicated to his client's cause.


    Thomas Briody Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

1 Park Row
Providence, RI, 02903


RIAuthorized to practice law199506/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLynch & Pine, Attorneys at Law2013 - Present
PartnerPatrick Lynch Law Firm2011 - 2013
Assistant Attorney GeneralRhode Island Department Of Attorney General1995 - 2011

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseN/A2015 - Present
Rhode Island Association for JusticeN/A2011 - Present
Rhode Island Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2011 - Present
Rhode Island State BarN/A1995 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New England Law BostonLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of Rhode IslandPolitical Science, JournalismBA - Bachelor of Arts1990