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Matthew Elon Abernethy

Matthew Elon Abernethy

Practice areas:

Tax, Business, Family, Estate Planning, Probate, Corporate & Incorporation, Contracts & Agreements, Bankruptcy & Debt

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2012

  1. Business: 20%
  2. Tax: 20%
  3. Estate Planning: 15%
  4. Family: 15%
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Hourly ($150-250/hour), Contingent (25-33%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Shaun Ryan Yancey

    I endorse this lawyer. Matthew is an extremely knowledgeable and thorough tax and business attorney in the Atlanta area. His reputation for providing accurate, client-oriented services is unparalleled. Matthew is a true professional who can be trusted to consistently perform at an outstanding level.


    Shaun Yancey Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • William Patrick Lee IV

    I endorse this lawyer, and how.


    William Lee Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

The Abernethy Law Firm, P.C.

791 Moores Mill Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA, 30327



GAActive Member in Good Standing 201208/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2014 Avvo Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
Tax Scholar AwardState Bar of Georgia2011
Tax Clinic FellowGeorgia State University College of Law Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic2011

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Legal InternCounsel of Superior Court Judges2012 - 2012
Attorney, PresidentThe Abernethy Law Firm, P.C.2012 - Present
Graduate Research AssistantGeorgia State University College Of Law Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic2009 - 2011
Case ClerkKutak Rock, LLP2007 - 2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMember2012 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
Auburn University, AuburnFinanceBSBA2007
The Lovett SchoolN/AUnknown2003