710 N. Plankinton Ave
Suite 500
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Telephone: 414-271-7722

Direct Dial: 414-615-8418

Fax: 414-271-4438

Bar Admissions

State of Wisconsin
U.S. Court of Appeals – Seventh Circuit
U.S. District Court -  Eastern District of Wisconsin
U.S. District Court - Western District of Wisconsin


Notre Dame Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1991
University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.S., 1987

Professional Organizations

State Bar of Wisconsin
Waukesha County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute (DRI)
Wisconsin Defense Counsel (WDC)
St. Thomas More Lawyers Society of Wisconsin, Member, Board of Governors

Honors and Awards

Selected to give testimony before the Wisconsin Senate Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety on Senate Bill 405, a proposed revision to the collateral source rule


Matt is a shareholder with Crivello Carlson, S.C.  Matt concentrates his practice in the areas of personal injury defense, industrial accident defense, professional liability, and contract and commercial litigation. 

After serving as a law clerk to a federal circuit court judge upon graduating law school, Matt began his career as a litigator with the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.  He returned to Milwaukee and has worked as a litigator for medium-sized and boutique law firms and as a trial attorney in staff counsel offices.  He has been lead counsel in over 20 jury trials and has tried cases in nine Wisconsin counties and in Wisconsin’s federal courts.  He recently served as special counsel for the Wisconsin Department of Justice defending University of Wisconsin employees.