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Matthew W Harrison

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Matthew Harrison is the founding member of Harrison Law and has been practicing law for 16 years. Prior to forming Harrison Law, Mr. Harrison was an attorney with a nationally-recognized surety, construction, and fidelity law firm in Phoenix, Arizona, where his practice focused on complex civil litigation. Previously Mr. Harrison was a Deputy County Attorney with the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office for over seven years where he held leadership positions and mentored less-experienced attorneys.


Mr. Harrison has extensive experience in both civil and criminal law. He also has significant trial court and arbitration experience, which includes being lead counsel in over 35 jury trials. Mr. Harrison has represented clients on legal issues involving claims and litigation from a few thousand dollars to claims and litigation in excess of 100 million dollars. He is the author or co-author for several legal publications and is a presenter at CLE programs.


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 25%
    18 years
  2. Commercial Real Estate: 25%
    18 years
  3. Business: 20%
    18 years
  4. Estate Planning: 15%
    18 years
  5. Other: 15%
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Hourly ($180-300/hour), contingent (33-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Harrison Law, PLLC

1760 East Pecos Road
Suite 332
Gilbert, AZ, 85295


AZActive 199804/24/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
MemberArizona's Finest Lawyers2014
Southeast Divison Victims' Rights AwardMaricopa County Attorney's Office2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyHarrison Law, PLLC2011 - Present
AttorneyMann Berens and Wisner, LLP2007 - 2011
Deputy Prosecuting AttorneyMaricopa County Attorneys Office1999 - 2007
AttorneyTransier & Assoc.1998 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Mariciopa County Bar Assoc.N/A2007 - Present
State Bar of ArizonaN/A1998 - Present
Utah State BarN/A1997 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Surety Claims InstituteHow Prompt Payment Laws Affect the Surety2011
American Bar Association, Tort Trial & Insurance PracticePrompt Payment Laws and the Surety2011
State Bar of Arizona--CLERecent Developments in Arizona Law of Implied Warranties2010
Journal of Environmental Law and LitigationLegislative Delegation and Presidential Authority: A Discussion of the Antiquities Act and the Establishment of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument—A Call for a New Judicial Examination1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Brigham Young UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Arizona Building Codes 2012Legal Issues and Building Code Enforcement2012
Arizona Building Codes CLELegal Issues and Building Codes2010

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