Jason E. Matzus

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in Pittsburgh, PA

Matzus Law LLC
 | 310 Grant Street, Suite 3210
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-206-5300
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (70%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (30%)
Attorney Profile

Jason E. Matzus founded Matzus Law LLC in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to serve clients throughout Pennsylvania who have been harmed by the negligence of others. The types of personal injury cases he accepts include medical malpractice, construction site accidents, motor vehicle accidents, trucking accidents, defective products and premises liability. Mr. Matzus is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

After graduating magna cum laude from Gettysburg College in 1990 with a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and economics, Mr. Matzus attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor cum laude in 1995. He is a past president of the Pennsylvania Association of Justice, one of the largest and most pre-eminent trial lawyer organiztions in the country, and a member of the prestigous Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County. Mr. Matzus has been recently named the The Pittsburgh Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year for 2018 by Best Lawyers and he has consistently been named a Pennsylvania Super Lawyer: Top 100 Pennsylvania Super Lawyer and Top 50 Pittsburgh Super Lawyer, and a Top 100 Trail Lawyer by the American Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Matzus is also a member and former president of the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association.

Mr. Matzus has received a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. He is an adjunct professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and is frequently asked to speak at legal seminars on topics such as personal injury trial strategy and tactics, insurance law and trial presentation techniques. In addition, he is actively involved with his community, and he was the founding chairperson of an annual race benefiting the Pittsburgh SteelWheelers, a charitable organization supporting wheelchair athletes.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (70%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis

Personal Injury - General (30%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Focus Areas

Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 12 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2019

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About Jason Matzus

Admitted: 1995, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://www.matzuslaw.com/attorney-profile/

Honors/Awards:

  • Perfect 10.0 Superb Rating From Avvo
  • Invited Member, Prestigious Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
  • Top Attorneys in Pennsylvania
  • American Trial Lawyers Association Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Top 50 Lawyer in Pittsburgh
  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyer, 2008 – 2016

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Association of Justice
  • President, Pennsylvania Association for Justice, 2015-2016
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania, 1995
  • Pennsylvania, 1995
  • Member, Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County
  • Association of Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America
  • Board of Governors, Elected Officer of the Executive Committee, Pennsylvania Association for Justice
  • Past President, Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Speaker, Personal Injury Law, Insurance Law, Trial Presentation Techniques, and Trial Strategy and Tactics, Pennsylvania
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Educational Background:

  • Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America, B.A. in Economics, Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, Dean's List (Every Semester), Honors: Economic & Psychology Honor Societies, 12th Overall in his Class, 1990
Office Location for Jason E. Matzus

310 Grant Street
Suite 3210
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-206-5300

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Last Updated: 2/6/2019

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