Mr. Matthew Donahue, Principle, Donahue Law, PC, comes from a longstanding legal background and commitment to the law. He began his law career as a defense attorney representing many world-wide insurance companies for 10 years. This experience provided Matt with invaluable information on the defense tactics and insight on what actions are necessary when combating insurance companies. In 2001, Matt began specializing in Plaintiff’s personal injury, product and premises liability, wrongful death, medical malpractice, professional negligence and negligence. Matt has earned a reputation as an ethical and tough adversary.
Matt lives in Carmichael, California and has two sons. During his free time, Matt enjoys SCUBA diving, snow skiing, water skiing, bike riding, and spending time with his family.
Matt is a member of the Sacramento County Bar Association, Placer County Bar Association, and Consumer Attorneys of California and has handled over 3,000 cases in his career. In his spare time he acts as Judge Pro Tem for Sacramento, Placer, and El Dorado counties. Matt was rated by his peers and judges with a Martindale Hubbell rating of BV.
Licenses State of California Superior Courts of the State of California 1991 Supreme Court of the State of California 1991 United States District Court, Eastern District of California 1992 United States Court of Appeals, 1999 United States District Court, Central District of California 2010 Professional Organizations Sacramento County Bar Association Placer County Bar Association The State Bar of California The Capital City Trial Association Consumer Attorneys of California American Board of Trial Attorneys
University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 1991
B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1988