Matthew R Lynn

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Phone:    (386) 492-4880
MatthewLynnWebPhotoFax: (386) 492-6051
Email: mlynn@halifaxlawgroup.com

Education

Florida Coastal School of Law | Jacksonville, Florida
Juris Doctor | Certificate in Business Law | 2014

Flagler College | St. Augustine, Florida
Bachelor of Arts | Sport Management / Business Administration | 2009

Awards

Dean’s Scholar, 2012

Bar Admissions and Memberships:

Florida Bar, 2014
Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division, 2014
St. Johns County Bar Association, 2016
Volusia County Bar Association, 2016
Volusia Young Professionals Group, 2016
Young Professionals Organization of St. Augustine, 2016

Professional Experience

St. Johns Law Group, St. Augustine, FL, 2015
Attorney

  • Represented business in matters including formation, dissolution, contract law, and general business litigation.
  • Supported managing partner in matters of local government law, involving extensive research and drafting of complex legal documents.
  • Successfully defended home owners against foreclosure in hearings and arguments in court.
  • Assisted with practice in Florida appellate law, appellate brief writing, and general case management.

Jackson Law Group, St. Augustine, FL, 2013-2015
Law Clerk

  • Conducted legal research on issues of tax, business, property, and estate law.
  • Drafted opinion letters addressing the particular legal concerns of COAs and HOAs.
  • Prepared legal documents, reviewed by supervising attorneys and ultimately filed in court.
  • Responsible for drafting business agreements catered to each client’s economic goals.

Costello & Edwards, LLC, Suitland, MD 2012-2013
Law Clerk

  • Conducted legal research on issues concerning personal injury claims and premises liability.
  • Prepared internal memoranda of law, reviewed by supervising attorneys and incorporated into court documents.
  • Assisted supervising attorney in preparing a client for an upcoming deposition.
  • Prepared for and attended a deposition and three-day jury trial, each involving separate legal actions.