Matthew Wayne Shrum

Matthew Wayne Shrum

Criminal Defense Attorney

Austin, TX





No Misconduct


Spanish , English

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8 questions answered.

About Me

Mr. Shrum attended the University of Texas at Austin where he received a degree in Biology. After working in the high-tech, dot-com industry 2 years and then in the House of Representatives for the 78th Session of the Texas Legislature, Mr. Shrum attended the University of Texas School of Law. Throughout law school, Mr. Shrum worked for several Austin law firms gaining experience in probate and...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Clever & Ethical

Posted by: Anne about 1 year ago.

Matt Shrum is a miracle worker. Over a half-century into my life, I was arrested for a first and only DWI. Recognizing that I posed no danger to...

Customer Review for DWI case

Posted by: a DUI client about 1 year ago.

Mr. Shrum handled my DWI case. It was not my first DWI and there was an accident involved, so it was a felony charge. I was very lucky that no one...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Matthew. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Shane Michael Boasberg
Shane Boasberg

Austin, TX

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Matthew is fantastic and really cares about his clients...Smart as whip and as nasty as a bulldog, the prosecutors always listen to him. If you're...
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2006 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/25/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present

Law Office of Matthew Shrum, PLLC


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2006 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Texas School of Law


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2009- present

Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

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2007 Judicial Tort Reform in Texas - Contributor

The Review of Litigation

Speaking Engagements

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2010 DWI - What to do if you are stopped

at Employee meeting