Firm founder, Attorney Jason Matzus has over 20 years of experience handling complex personal injury cases, including medical malpractice, industrial and construction site injury cases, auto and trucking cases and fires and explosions. Attorney Matzus is proud to be a trial lawyer and has dedicated his entire career to advocating on behalf of injury victims and their families that are seriously injured or killed through no fault of their own. Throughout the course of his career, Attorney Matzus has recovered tens of millions of dollars for his clients. But, what matters most to him and his clients is that cases pursued by Attorney Matzus have resulted in safety improvements in medical care at local hospitals, worker safety at job sites, roadway safety for motorists as well as other public safety improvements in other industries.
At Matzus Law LLC, we believe that every client, regardless of their financial resources, deserves top quality legal representation in the courtroom just the same as big corporations and insurance companies can afford. Attorney Matzus takes great pride in having developed a reputation for honesty, fairness and providing exceptional representation to his clients.
Attorney Jason Matzus is widely recognized by his peers and colleagues for his professionalism, skill, integrity, and knowledge. He is currently the president of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, which is the largest organization for trial lawyers in Pennsylvania and one of the most prominent trial lawyer organizations in the country. He has also served as the president of the Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Attorney Matzus considers election by his peers to these leadership positions to be one of the highest professional compliments that a lawyer can achieve.
Mr. Matzus has consistently been selected to Pennsylvania Super Lawyers®, named a Top 50 Lawyer in Pittsburgh and a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the American Trial Lawyers Association. He is also an invited member of the prestigious Academy of Trial Lawyers of Allegheny County. These organizations and designations are reserved only for elite attorneys who are at the top of their respective fields and who demonstrate superior qualifications in leadership, reputation, and trial skill. Mr. Matzus also serves as an adjunct Professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
Mr. Jason Matzus has a track record of distinguished success and more than two decades of substantial experience representing all types of personal injury claims. He has achieved significant recoveries for clients in cases ranging from medical malpractice to automobile accidents and tractor-trailer accidents, to construction site injuries or industrial site explosions and fires to dangerous and defective products. He is a highly sought-after speaker who regularly lectures on topics in personal injury law, insurance law, trial presentation techniques, and trial strategies. Mr. Matzus has taught thousands of attorneys at continuing legal education seminars and has authored numerous articles in a variety of legal publications. He is also frequently asked by educational companies to contribute materials for continuing legal education seminars.
Mr. Matzus served as the founding chairperson of an annual charity that benefits the Pittsburgh Steelwheelers, a group of local wheelchair athletes who compete in sporting events. He has helped the group raise more than $300,000 and is passionate about giving back to the community.
Firm Practice Areas
- Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
- Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs
- Professional Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs