Matt Williams

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Qualifications

Matt earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a major in History. While at UAB, he was a member of the Honors Program, ran track, and graduated Summa Cum Laude. He attended Cumberland School of Law and obtained a Juris Doctor while participating as a Cordell Hull Teaching Fellow. He was a member of the American Journal of Trial Advocacy. Matt is licensed to practice in all State and Federal Courts in Alabama. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar, Birmingham Bar Association (Entertainment Committee), Alabama Workers’ Compensation Association, and the Alabama Defense Lawyer’s Association. His areas of practice include general liability, trucking litigation, premises liability, employment law, workers’ compensation, and products liability. Matt has tried over 75 jury and non-jury trials, including lead counsel in wrongful death matters.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation Defense
  • General Liability Defense

Education

  • Cumberland School of Law at Samford University, JD
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, BA

Bar & Court Admissions

  • All State and Federal Courts in Alabama
  • Alabama State Bar

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Birmingham Bar Association, Entertainment Committee
  • Alabama Workers’ Compensation Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyer’s Association