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Matthew Phillip Konecky

About me

Matthew Konecky is an experienced trial lawyer originally from the Moline, Illinois area. 

Matthew received his undergraduate degree in Business from Indiana University in Bloomington.  While attending Indiana, he was a member of the IU wrestling team, where he earned the Alpha Beta Honorary, which honors student-athletes who also excel in the classroom.

Matthew furthered his education by attending Nova Southeastern University's Shepard Broad Law Center, graduating Cum Laude in 2001.  While attending Nova, he jumpstarted his law career with internships at both the City Attorney's Office in Rock Island, Illinois, as well as at the Broward County Public Defender's Office.  During his time as a Certified Legal Intern, Matthew was able to try cases for Broward's Domestic Violence Division.

Upon graduation from Nova, Mr. Konecky began his legal career working for a high volume criminal defense and personal injury law firm in Miami.  Over the course of two years, Matthew helped hundreds of clients who had been injured as a result of negligence.  Matthew honed his skills by handling a wide variety of cases, from misdemeanors to felonies.

Matthew Konecky founded his private practice - the Law Office of Matthew Konecky, P.A. - in 2004.  Matthew strives to bring both a passion for excellence and a personal touch to his private law practice.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
    13 years
  2. Personal Injury: 35%
    13 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    13 years
  4. Domestic Violence: 15%



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

23 total 

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  • Tony Bennett

    I endorse this lawyer. I worked with Mr. Konecky while I was an insurance defense lawyer. He was extremely friendly, professional, and dedicated to his client.


    Tony Bennett Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Hovanes Margarian

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    Hovanes Margarian Consumer Protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

110 SE 6th Street
Suite 1700
Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301



FLMember in Good Standing200209/08/2015
ILVoluntarily Inactive200411/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Legal Match 5 Star AttorneyLegal Match2010
Rising StarFlorida Super Lawyers2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
N/AMatthew Konecky, P.A.2004 - Present
N/AFisher Lawrence Malove2002 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseGeneral Member2014 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Palm Beach County Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2009 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. CNot Guilty
State v. CCase Nolle Prossed
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Publication nameTitleDate
Sun SentinalProbation for Woman Who Slapped Child on Bus2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Nova Southeastern University - Shepard Broad Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Indiana UniversityBusinessBS - Bachelor of Science1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
ABC's of Criminal DefenseCriminal Defense CLE2008