Matthew G. Hawk


Matt is a civil litigator practicing primarily in the areas of commercial and business litigation for clients ranging from individuals and small businesses to multinational financial institutions.  He also provides representation and counsel to businesses in employment law and civil rights matters.  He has extensive experience in insurance defense, insurance coverage disputes, class action claim defense, consumer litigation, contract matters, and sophisticated personal injury defense.

Professional Activities

  • Florida Bar Trial Lawyers Section


  • The Florida Bar
  • The Georgia Bar
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


  • University of Florida, with honors, B.A., 2001
  • University of Florida, cum laude, J.D., 2004
    • Editor-in-Chief, Florida Journal of International Law, 2003-2004