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Matthew P. Ferry graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance, and earned his Juris Doctor degree from Barry University School of Law. Upon graduating law school, Mr. Ferry became an associate of the former law firm of Kirkconnell, Lindsey, Snure and Yates, P.A., and practiced criminal defense law exclusively from 2006 until 2012. During those years, he successfully defended clients throughout Central Florida in felony, misdemeanor, DUI and traffic cases.



As a partner with the law firm of Lindsey & Ferry, P.A., Mr. Ferry has continued to defend clients charged in felony, misdemeanor, DUI and traffic cases in Central Florida, as well as clients charged in federal cases before the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida. During the past eight years, he has dedicated himself to the practice of law with the goal of vigorously and successfully defending his clients against criminal charges brought against them. Mr. Ferry is admitted to practice law in the state courts of Florida and the U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida. He is a member of the Federal Bar, the National Federal Bar Association, the Orlando Chapter of the Federal Bar Association, The Florida Bar, the Orange County Bar Association, the Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. In 2010, Mr. Ferry was appointed chair of the Criminal Law Committee of the Orange County Bar Association. In 2012, he was appointed to the Board of Directors for the Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. In 2015, he was nominated by the Florida Bar to lecture to attorneys on criminal law. Mr. Ferry was nominated by his peers as the number one rising star in the November 2015 edition of Orlando Style Magazine. Super Lawyers selected Matt Ferry to their 2016 list of Florida Rising Stars. This honor is awarded to attorneys who have demonstrated excellence in the practice of law and is limited to no more than 2.5 percent of attorneys within Florida.



Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 100%



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Brian P Byrd

    Matt is a fantastic lawyer and has a great reputation in the legal community, he is a fine choice for criminal defense.


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  • Nicholas Allen Primrose

    Matt is a skilled and experienced criminal defense attorney. He is incredibly professional and I would recommend him and his firm for your legal needs.


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Contact info

Lindsey & Ferry, P.A.

1150 Louisiana Ave, Suite 2
P.O. Box 505
Winter Park, FL, 32790-0505


FLMember in Good Standing200606/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Warren W. LIndsey, P.A.2012 - Present
AssociateKirkconnell, Lindsey, Snure & Ponall, P.A.2006 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard Member2012 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
Orlando Chapter of the Federal Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
The Florida BarMember2006 - Present
Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2006 - Present
The Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
Orange County Bar Association2010 Chair of the Criminal Law Committee2010 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Mazurak, 17 Fla. L. Weekley Supp. 825aN/A
State v. Ward, Fla. L. Weekly Supp. 1911 (Fla. 9th Cir, Ct. 2012)Dismissal
State v. Reyes, 21 Fla. L. Weekly Supp. 573a (Fla. 9th Cir. Ct. 2014)Dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
Orange County Bar BriefsFlorida Supreme Court Preview: Bowers v. State, SC09-1971, The Admissibility of Hearsay Evidence at Pretrial Hearings on Motion to Suppress Evidence2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of FloridaFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science1998