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Matthew L. Wilson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Workers' Compensation Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

Martin Law LLC
1818 Market St, Floor 35
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-587-8400
Fax: 215-587-8417
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2022
Licensed in Pennsylvania Since: 1987
Practice Areas: Workers' Compensation: Claimant
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Attorney Profile

A workers’ compensation attorney representing those in eastern Pennsylvania, Matthew L. Wilson is certified by the Pennsylvania Bar Association as a specialist in Pennsylvania workers’ compensation and is a partner at Martin Law LLC. With over 25 years of experience, he has dedicated his practice to helping injured workers obtain the compensation they deserve.

A co-author of the Workers’ Compensation Practice and Procedure Manual for the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, he is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania. As a popular speaker and lecturer, Mr. Wilson has spoken for the workers’ compensation section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association several times. In 2018, he was awarded The Irvin Stander Award for Professionalism in Workers’ Compensation, was named an Awesome Attorney by the Suburban Life Magazine in 2012, and since 2010, has been on the list of Best Lawyers in America.

Mr. Wilson attended Rutgers College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in 1983 and a Master of Arts in 1984. At Rutgers School of Law, he earned a Juris Doctor in 1986 and in 2017 was named Lawyer of the Year. Serving as an example to others, his dedication and professionalism is unparalleled.

Mr. Wilson is a member of the Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, the American Association for Justice, the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association. A fellow of The College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers, his high ethical standards and long list of successful results earned him the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Workers' Compensation: Claimant


19 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2022

About Matthew L. Wilson

First Admitted: 1987, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage:


  • Top 100 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2011-2013, 2018
  • Recognized by The Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group’s Top Injured Workers’ Attorneys
  • Top 100 Philadelphia Super Lawyer, 2011-2013, 2015, 2016
  • Martindale-Hubbell A/V Rated
  • Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year, 2017
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, Since 2004
  • Awesome Attorneys Suburban Life Magazine, 2012 - Present
  • Best Lawyers in America, 2010 - 2013
  • Irvin Stander Award for Professionalism in Workers' Compensation, 2018

Educational Background

  • Rutgers College, New Brunswick, New Jersey, B.A., 1983
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, M.A., 1984

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Member, American Association of Justice
  • Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group, Member
  • Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Member, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Immediate Past Chair of the Workers' Compensation Section, 2014-2015
  • Pennsylvania, 1987
  • Member, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • The College of Workers Compensation Lawyers, Fellow
  • Member, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation, Pennsylvania Bar Association's Section on Workers' Compensation Law, 2015

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Bench Bar Program, Course Planner, Workers Compensation Bench Bar Best practices Program, PBI, 2019
  • Co-Author, Workers' Compensation Practice and Procedure Manual, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Author, Workers' Compensation Practice and Procedure Manual, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Institute
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Office Location for Matthew L. Wilson

1818 Market St
Floor 35
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-587-8400

Fax: 215-587-8417

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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