Matt Morrison is an attorney in Waco, TX. When Matt accepts a case, he is relentless in his pursuit for justice. Because every client and legal problem is unique, Matt develops individual plans for his clients to obtain the maximum recovery allowed under the law. His client-focused approach has resulted in success in the courtroom. In fact, Matt was honored as the Most Outstanding Young Trial Lawyer in the United States (F. Scott Baldwin Award) by the American Association for Justice (AAJ) in recognition of his significant jury verdicts. The AAJ is the largest trial lawyer organization in the world with an active membership of over 56,000.
Matt’s peers, both judges and attorneys, recognize his commitment to the legal profession, his knowledge of the law and decorum to his colleagues. He was invited by his peers to become a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation, which is one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon a member of the State Bar of Texas. Only the top 1/3 of 1% of all Texas attorneys are invited to become Fellows. He has also been recognized as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in Texas by The National Trial Lawyers. Matt is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell®, which is the highest possible legal and ethical rating. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ are an objective indicator of a lawyer’s high ethical standards and professional ability. His AV Preeminent Rating reflects that Matt’s peers in the legal community rank him at the highest level of professional excellence. Matt’s work representing plaintiffs has led to his repeated recognition as a Super Lawyer in TEXAS MONTHLY magazine.
Matt obtained a B.B.A. from Baylor University in 2000 and graduated from Baylor Law School in 2001, where he was an editor of the Baylor Law Review and president of the Harvey M. Richey Moot Court Society.
When not in the office, Matt enjoys time with his wife and three children, trail running and spending time outdoors. He is also an instrument-rated, private pilot.
“Growing up in a house full of lawyers, a sense of justice was instilled in me. That justice not only comes by holding the defendants accountable, but helping clients through a very difficult time in their lives.”
Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
- Juris Doctor – 2001
Baylor University, Waco, Texas
- B.B.A. – 2000
- Texas Trial Lawyers Association
- American Association for Justice
- Waco-McLennan County Bar Association
- Waco-McLennan County Young Lawyers Association