Matthew S. Abdo

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Clinton Township, MI

Law Offices of Cy Matthew Abdo
 | 42550 Garfield Rd Ste 104A, Clinton Township, MI 48038
Phone: 877-456-7352
Fax: 586-412-5888
Selected to Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense
Attorney Profile

Attorney Matthew S. Abdo is a partner with the Abdo Law Firm located in Clinton, Michigan. A lawyer since 2010, Mr. Abdo has already established a reputation as one of the top criminal defense attorneys in the state, and he has achieved unprecedented success fighting to protect the rights, liberties and freedoms of clients throughout Macomb County and Greater Detroit.

A veteran of thousands of criminal appearances, Mr. Abdo has obtained dismissals in dozens of cases, including many involving the Michigan Holmes Youthful Trainee Act, and he has secured numerous not-guilty verdicts at trial. In addition, he has helped hundreds of individuals restore their driving privileges after losing their licenses because of serious traffic infractions.

After graduating with honors from Michigan State University in 2006, Mr. Abdo returned to his alma mater and obtained his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Michigan State University College of Law in 2010. While pursuing both his undergraduate and legal degrees, he was a perennial Dean's List scholar. He continues to impress both his clients and peers alike with his impeccable professionalism and exception legal abilities.

Since entering private practice, Mr. Abdo has earned numerous awards and honors, including Avvo's Clients' Choice and Top Contributor awards, and the National Association of Distinguished Counsel voted him among the nation's Top One Percent in 2015. In addition, he also received recognition from The National Trial Lawyers in 2014 as one of the country's Top 40 Under 40.

Mr. Abdo remains highly active in his legal community, and he currently serves as president for both the State Bar of Michigan and the Macomb County Bar Association. He is also a member of several local, state and national bar associations, including the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan, among several others.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense (100%): Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Theft

Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Theft

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 4 years

Rising Stars: 2016 - 2019

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About Matthew Abdo

Admitted: 2010, Michigan

Professional Webpage: https://www.cyabdolaw.com/matthew-s-abdo.html

Honors/Awards:

  • 2010, Michigan State University College of Law, Juris Doctor Magna Cum Laude
  • 2015, Excellent – Featured Criminal Attorney, AVVO
  • 2014, Top Contributor, AVVO
  • 2009, Deans List, Michigan State University College of Law
  • 2005, Deans List, Michigan State University
  • 2007, Michigan State University, Bachelor of Arts with Honors
  • 2015, Nation’s Top 1%, The National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • 2012, Clients Choice Award, AVVO
  • 2008, Deans List, Michigan State University College of Law
  • 2004, Deans List, Michigan State University
  • 2016, Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • 2015, Clients Choice Award, AVVO
  • 2014, Top 40 Under 40, National Trial Lawyers
  • 2010, Deans List, Michigan State University College of Law
  • 2006, Deans List, Michigan State University
  • 2003, Deans List, Michigan State University

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • 2015, Section Member General Practice, State Bar of Michigan
  • Board Member, Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys, 2019
  • 2014-2015, Member, National Trial Lawyers Association
  • 2011-2012, Member, American Bar Association
  • 2015, SADO - Criminal Defense Resource Center
  • 2015, Committee – Criminal Law, Macomb County Bar
  • 2015, Member, National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • 2011, Section Member Young Lawyers Association, State Bar of Michigan
  • 2010 - Present, Macomb County Bar Association
  • 2015, Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys
  • 2015, Section Member Administrative and Regulatory Law, State Bar of Michigan
  • 2011- Present, Section Member Criminal Law, State Bar of Michigan
  • 2009-2010, Editor, Journal of Business & Securities Law
  • 2010 - Present, State Bar of Michigan
  • 2015, Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan

Educational Background:

  • Michigan State University, B.A., Honors: With Honor, 2006

Industry Groups

  • Criminal Defense
Office Location for Matthew S. Abdo

42550 Garfield Rd Ste 104A
Clinton Township, MI 48038

Phone: 877-456-7352

Fax: 586-412-5888

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Last Updated: 4/4/2019

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