Matthew G. McLaughlin is the Managing Attorney and leads the Casualty Practice Group of the Atlanta House Counsel firm of the McLaughlin Law Firm. Prior to joining Chubb's House Counsel, Mr. McLaughlin was a partner at Hawkins, Parnell, Thackston, & Young in Atlanta. Matthew has litigated a wide variety of cases including professional liability, products liability, premises liability, consumer protection, deceptive trade practices, motor carrier and medical malpractice cases in state and federal courts throughout the state of Georgia. In addition, he has defended cases litigated in the Multi-District Litigation setting. Throughout his career, Mr. McLaughlin has litigated cases in the trial and appellate courts. He currently defends all types of casualty liability cases including premises liability, products liability, professional liability and other commercial disputes.
EDUCATION Law: University of Mississippi (J.D., 2001) Graduate: University of Central Missouri (M.S., 1993) Undergraduate: Auburn University (B.S., 1992)
BAR ADMISSIONS State: Georgia State Bar, 2001
COURT ADMISSIONS All Georgia Trial Courts Georgia Court of Appeals Supreme Court of Georgia USDC - Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia and Northern District of Florida
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS State Bar of Georgia, American Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Lawyers Club of Atlanta, Atlanta Bar Association and Georgia Defense Lawyer's Association
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS 2010 Georgia Super Lawyers - Rising Star Past Chair Appellate Advocacy Committee - Georgia Defense Lawyer's Association