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Matthew Dowling


Matthew Dowling focuses on insurance defense and corporate litigation matters. He has experience in a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including defending transportation and personal injury claims for airline carriers and premises owners such as United, Frontier and Republic Airlines. Matt has appeared in state and federal courts throughout the United States. He also serves as local counsel in Illinois for a Fortune 500 company defending against TCPA class actions. Additionally, Matt has a broad range of experience handling employment issues and disputes for companies and has extensive experience in all phases of litigation.



  • John Marshall Law School  (J.D., 2013)
    • Executive Lead Articles Editor, The John Marshall Law Review
    • Trial Advocacy Honors Council
    • Moot Court Honors Council
    • Dean's List
  • Indiana University Bloomington  (B.A., 2010)

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois


  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois

Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association


  • Super Lawyer "Rising Star," Super Lawyers Magazine (2018-2021)


  • Long v. Honeywell International, Inc., Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois

Charitable & Civic Involvement

  • Past Board Member, Friends of Mt. Sinai Children's Hospital