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Phillip Matthew Abbott
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Phillip Matthew Abbott

also known as Matt Abbott, Matthew Abbott

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Consumer Protection, Medical Malpractice, Trucking Accident, Motorcycle Accident, Wrongful Death

About Me

"I devote my practice to protecting the legal rights of persons and their families who have been the victim of personal injuries and/or wrongful death occurring from automotive and tractor trailer collisions, dangerous/defective products and medical/pharmaceutical negligence.  I also work to protect the rights of workers who have been injured on the job and citizens who have fallen victim to insurance and/or corporate fraud.  Every client will be given my personal cell phone number to contact me as I work to maximize the value of their claim and assist them through difficult times."  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Personal Injury: 20%
    15 years
  2. Car Accidents: 20%
    15 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 10%
    15 years
  4. Motorcycle Accident: 10%
    15 years
  5. Other: 40%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (15-50%)

Payment Types:

Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Alan Bart Lasseter

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Alan Lasseter Civil Rights Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Bradley Cornett

    I endorse this lawyer's work.Matt a very good lawyer.

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    Bradley Cornett Government Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Abbott Law Firm LLC

2100 Morris Avenue
Birmingham, AL, 35203

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200708/22/2015
MSAuthorized to practice law200108/25/2015
ALAuthorized to practice law200008/11/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
Alabama Super LawyerSuperlawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Top 10 - AlabamaNational Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys2013
Top 40 Under 40 - AlabamaAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2012
Top 40 under 40 - AlabamaThe National Trial Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
MemberMillion Dollar Advocates Forum2006
Student Advocacy AwardInternational Academy of Trial Lawyers2000
National Mock Trial ChampionAmerican Association for Justice2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding MemberAbbott Law Firm, L.L.C.2011 - Present
Managing MemberAbbott & Davis, L.L.C.2007 - 2010
PartnerChurch, Minor, Abbott, Furr & Davis, P.C.2004 - 2007
AssociateChurch, Seay & Minor, P.C.2002 - 2004
AssociatePittman, Hooks, Dutton & Hollis, P.C.2000 - 2002

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A2007 - Present
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2004 - Present
St. Clair County Bar AssociationN/A2003 - Present
Mississippi State BarN/A2001 - Present
Mississippi Association for JusticeN/A2001 - Present
Alabama State Bar AssociationN/A2000 - Present
Alabama Association for JusticeN/A2000 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2000 - Present
Birmingham Bar AssociationN/A2000 - Present

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Auburn UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1997