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Matthew R. Jackson

Partner
Litigation
  • P 251.650.0875
    F 251.650.2070

Matt Jackson joined Adams and Reese in 2011 and is a Partner in the firm’s Mobile office. Matt’s main practice areas are litigation and charter schools.

Matt’s litigation experience covers several diverse areas of the law. Most recently, Matt has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in the following types of cases in state and federal trial and appellate courts: 

  • Complex commercial disputes, including litigation arising from commercial transactions and contracts, commercial leases, mergers and acquisitions, the sale and development of commercial real estate, and creditors’ rights;
  • Business disputes involving business torts, trade secrets, shareholder disputes, and corporate governance and derivative litigation;
  • Probate litigation involving wills, trusts, estates, conservatorships, and guardianships; and
  • Admiralty and maritime cases involving the enforcement of maritime liens, commercial disputes, and personal injury.

Matt is also an integral member of the firm’s Alabama charter school team. He represents Alabama charter schools from the pre-application stage through approval and assists in all operational aspects of charter schools.

Matt earned his J.D., cum laude, from Mississippi College School of Law, where he was a member of the Moot Court Board and was inducted into the Order of Barristers, which is a national honorary organization that recognizes law students for outstanding trial advocacy skills. In addition to competing and excelling in regional and national trial and appellate competitions, Matt also received the Merit Scholarship, was named to the Dean’s List, won American Jurisprudence awards, and won best brief awards in appellate competitions. Matt received his B.A. from Huntingdon College, where he was a three-time All-Conference baseball player.

In his spare time, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, playing golf, and traveling.