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Matthew Coon has substantial experience in both criminal and family law. In criminal law, Matt has fought for clients in numerous cases involving sex crimes, DUI/OVI, domestic violence, and child endangerment. Within family law, he has fought for his clients in divorces, custody, and support actions, as well as protection orders.
Matt Coon is a high-performance and experienced litigator who works tirelessly to get his clients their desired results. As a result, he meticulously researches and prepares to ensure he is ready for any possible eventuality. This ability allows him to pivot immediately and take advantage of new developments as they occur, aiding Matt in efforts to secure positive settlements and advantageous results at trial for his clients. In his practice, he strives to find creative ways to deal with the unique problems each client may have, given that he understands that no two cases are alike. Further, Matt’s professional training in acting and directing allows him to tell his clients’ stories in the most sympathetic and engaging way possible.
For Matthew Coon, his clients’ well-being is of the utmost concern. He will focus his attention and energy on his client’s case, learning it inside and out, in an effort to best permit his clients to focus on their personal life instead of their legal dispute. Matthew knows that contested family law cases are difficult for everyone, so he does everything he can to insulate and protect his clients from the stress of an impending case while getting them the outcome they deserve.
Matthew Coon grew up in the small town of Bryan, OH. In 2008, he graduated from Denison University with a bachelor’s in theater. Matt attended Miami University, where he received a master’s degree in theater studies, before graduating from law school at OSU with honors for trial performance in 2015.
Before joining our firm, Matt Coon worked for his own criminal defense firm and as a public defender in Franklin County. While there, he earned a reputation for his efficiency, thoroughness, and success in numerous trials.
Matt Coon now lives in Columbus with his wife, daughter, and retired service dog. He enjoys scuba diving, downhill skiing, and watching Disney films with his family.
The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law
– Juris Doctor, May 2015
Miami University of Ohio
– Master of Arts, May 2011
– Bachelor of Arts, May 2008
State of Ohio
Associate Attorney, Law Office of Anthony W. Greco
– February 2020 to Present
Managing Attorney, Coon Law LLC
–January 2020 to February 2020
Municipal Staff Attorney, Franklin County Public Defender’s Office
– April 2016 to December 2019
Law Clerk, Columbus City Attorney’s Office
– May 2013 to April 2016
Ohio State Bar Association
Columbus Bar Association