Matthew J. Kidd

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Bankruptcy Attorney in Boston, MA

Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd
 | 35 Kingston Street, Suite Two, Suite 2
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617-209-3559
Selected to Rising Stars: 2018
Licensed Since: 2014
Practice Areas:
  • Bankruptcy: Consumer (30%),
  • Employment & Labor: Employee (30%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%),
  • Creditor Debtor Rights: Consumer (10%),
  • Criminal Defense (0%)
Attorney Profile

The principal attorney at his own firm in Boston, Massachusetts, Matthew J. Kidd divides his practice among a variety of areas for his clients throughout the greater metropolitan area. His experience extends to criminal defense, personal injury litigation, employment and labor litigation, and bankruptcy. Mr. Kidd's successful track record in all of these endeavors as well as his superb ethics have earned him an "Excellent" peer review rating through Avvo and Clients' Choice Awards for 2017 and 2018. Mr. Kidd completed the Supreme Judicial Court's advisory training in mediation, is a Notary Public, and holds an unrestricted Construciton Supervisor License in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Mr. Kidd's criminal defense cases have involved assisting people who have been charged by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs as well as those who have been accused of drug possession. He has been able to obtain numerous favorable judge and jury verdicts in this regard, while in other cases, he has negotiated defense-capped plea bargain agreements with the prosecution. Mr. Kidd's personal injury experience includes the representation of clients who have been harmed in motor vehicle accidents due to the negligence of another driver, and in the bankruptcy area, where he assists people who are seeking debt relief by filing petitions under either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13.

Mr. Kidd has represented both landlords and tenants in matters related to evictions and deposits, and in his employment law practice, he has experience advocating for both employers and employees in cases involving discrimination, harassment and wrongful termination. He received a Bachelor of Science in finance from Babson College in 1989 and his Juris Doctor from Massachusetts School of Law in 2012. Admitted to practice in Massachusetts, Mr. Kidd is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts , the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Benefits, and the U.S. Tax Court.

Prior to swearing in as an attorney in Massachusetts, Attorney Kidd had an successful career in technology sales, managing and investing in real property, and founding and operating small business ventures. Kidd's business savy and professional sales training, combined with his keen legal mind, make him a formidable presence in and out of the courtroom. Kidd uses his extensive sales and leaderhsip experience to deliver practical, efficient, and thoughtful resoultion to difficult legal matters.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Bankruptcy (30%): Bankruptcy Law

Employment & Labor (30%): Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Labor Law

Personal Injury - General (30%): Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense

Creditor Debtor Rights (10%): Debt Discharge

Criminal Defense (0%): Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Probation, Theft, Traffic Violations

Focus Areas

Bankruptcy Law, Employment Law - Employee, Wage & Hour Laws, Whistleblower, Labor Law, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Personal Injury - Defense, Debt Discharge, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Probation, Theft, Traffic Violations

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top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 1 years

Rising Stars: 2018

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About Matthew Kidd

Admitted: 2014, Massachusetts

Professional Webpage: https://www.kiddlawboston.com/about/

Honors/Awards:

  • Clients' Choice Award, Avvo, 2018
  • The Avvo Clients' Choice Award is given for outstanding client reviews., Avvo.com, 2017
  • The Avvo Clients' Choice Award is given to recognize outstanding client reviews., Clients' Choice Award, Avvo, 2017
  • CALI awards, Massachusetts School of Law

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Mr. Kidd hold a Construction Supervisor license with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. License No. 691951, 2018
  • Notary Public for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • US Tax Court
  • U.S. District Court of Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts
  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Suffolk Lawyers for Justice
  • Boston Bar Association
  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

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Educational Background:

  • Babson College, Bachelor of Science in Finance and Investments
  • Xaverian Brother’s High School

Industry Groups

  • Bankruptcy
  • Personal Injury
  • Technology
Office Location for Matthew J. Kidd

35 Kingston Street, Suite Two
Suite 2
Boston, MA 02111

Phone: 617-209-3559

 

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Last Updated: 8/29/2018

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