Matt Uhrig began his legal career in September of 2000 as an Assistant Jackson County Prosecutor in Kansas City, Missouri. In October of 2002, Matt Uhrig went to work for one of Missouri's largest law firms, defending personal injury cases and insurance matters. Matt then joined the Lake Law Firm in Jefferson City, MO, where he was eventually made a partner.
In April of 2008, Matt established the Law Offices of Matt Uhrig, LLC, where he focuses on plaintiff's personal injury, wrongful death and workers' compensation claims. The firm represents clients in car, truck, and other motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall accidents, workplace accidents, wrongful death actions, medical malpractice and accidents causing bodily harm ranging from head and brain injury, spinal cord injury and severe burns to cumulative trauma and catastrophic injury.
Assistant Jackson County Prosecutor, 2000-2002
Associate Attorney with one of Missouri's largest law firms, practicing primarily in the area of insurance defense and insurance claims litigation, 2002-2004
Solo Attorney and later became a Partner with the Lake Law Firm in Jefferson City, MO, 2004-2008
Presently, Owner and Member of Law Office of Matt Uhrig
Bar & Court Admissions:
U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri, 2000
Professional Associations & Activities:
The Missouri Bar
Boone County Bar Association
American Association for Justice
Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys
Elwood L. Thomas Inn of Court (Pupil, 2008)
University of Missouri, Columbia, J.D., 2000
University of Missouri, Columbia, B.A., 1995 Major: History
City of Ashland Board of Alderman, 2009 to 2013
City of Ashland, Mayor Pro Tem, 2009 to 2012
Southern Boone Chamber of Commerce, Member since 2007
Secretary and Treasurer for the Southern Boone Economic Development Council
Ashland Optimist Club - Soccer Academy Commissioner
City Attorney - City of Hallsville, MO
Life Beyond the Bar:
Matt Uhrig lives in Ashland, MO with his wife, Sarah, and their three children. You can learn more about Matt Uhrig and his law practice on this website or at the Facebook page for the Law Office of Matt Uhrig.