Edward J. Matonich - Matonich & Persson, Chartered

Edward J. Matonich

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1991
Phone: 218-263-8881

After an early stint at a major corporation, Ed felt compelled to return to his roots and represent the hardworking people of Northern Minnesota. For nearly 50 years he has pursued his passion: ensuring that the rights and safety of the citizens within his community, and throughout the state, are protected.

Recognized nationwide for his litigation skills, Ed has won verdicts in excess of one million dollars for cases involving medical malpracticeliquor liabilityautomobile accidents, and products liability, including a $13.5 million verdict against an industrial giant.

In 2010 he and other lawyers in the firm obtained a record-breaking $23.2 million verdict for a young family in a medical malpractice case. Ed continues to represent his clients with the same enthusiasm, vigor, and sincerity that led him to found the firm.

North Dakota School of LawJ.D. 1964
Minnesota State Bar AssociationMinnesota Association for Justice (MAJ)Minnesota Association for Justice“Founders Society”American Association for JusticeAmerican Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)American College of Trial LawyersInternational Society of Barristers

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • United States District Court, District of Minnesota

Office Location

2031 Second Avenue East
P.O. Box 127
Hibbing, MN 55746
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs of the Duluth Metro Area
Edward J. Matonich has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs