Matthew M. Gannon concentrates his practice in personal injury, construction negligence, wrongful death, product liability and workers’ compensation.
Matt has written in various areas of tort law and workers’ compensation. He is co-author of a chapter entitled “Settlement Contracts” in the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association Workers’ Compensation Notebook and is a published author in the Irish American News.
He earned his bachelor’s degree with honors from Merrimack College in Massachusetts, where he attended on a football scholarship. Matt received his law degree from the John Marshall Law School, where he excelled in their advanced trial advocacy program.
Mr. Gannon is a third generation union member. During and post-college, Matt operated heavy equipment as a Local 150 Operating Engineer. Matt has extensive experience working with the labor community and is dedicated to serving the working men and women of the state of Illinois.
He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, the Workers’ Compensation Lawyers Association, the Illinois State Bar Association and the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association.