Attorney Matthew B. Jorden

Attorney Matthew B. JordenMatt Jorden is fast gaining a reputation as a formidable young Pennsylvania trial attorney and a rising star at the Jorden & White Law Firm. Since joining the firm in 2008, Matt has played a key role in successfully taking on big corporations and the government in civil rights, personal injury, wrongful death, industrial accidents, oil and gas field accidents, scuba diving and other cases. Matt is fully engaged in the fight to bring full justice for our clients who have suffered injury and death and to preserve the rights to justice for all Pennsylvanians. Matt Jorden is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania. Through affiliations, he is in a position to represent clients in other Federal and State Courts throughout the United States.

Matt Jorden is a sixth generation Western Pennsylvanian, Crawford County native. After graduating from Meadville Area Senior High and Allegheny College, Matt worked as a scuba diving instructor and first mate on a commercial dive boat in the Florida Keys. Inspired by the positive and life altering change in people’s lives brought about by attorneys, Matt chose to leave the sunshine and blue waters of the Keys to attend law school. Matt received his Jurist Doctor at Thomas M. Cooley Law School, graduating Cum Laude in 2008. While in law school, Matt served as an Associate Editor for the Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical Law. He also served as a Grade Appeals Magistrate. During this same time, he worked with the UAW GM Legal Services providing legal representation to auto workers and their families. He officially joined the Jorden & White Law Firm in 2008 and has been fighting for the rights of individuals ever since.

Associations

  • Pennsylvania Association of Justice
  • Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Crawford County Bar Association
  • Crawford County Young Lawyers Division
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Western Pennsylvania American Inns of Court
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Young Lawyers Division
  • Pittsburgh Young Professionals Association