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Attorney's Bio

Matthew Dolman is the President and Managing Partner of Dolman Law Group, a Clearwater personal injury and civil trial law firm. Mr. Dolman focuses much of his practice on the litigation of catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases throughout Florida. In fact he only represents plaintiffs who have been physically injured as a result of the negligence exhibited by an individual or corporation. The Dolman Law Group, has not and will not represent the interests of a Florida insurance carrier.

Mr. Dolman is a proven fighter for injury victims and has been honored for his many achievements. He is a lifetime member of both the Million Dollar Advocates Forum and the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Membership in the Million and Multi-Million Advocates Forum is limited to attorneys who have obtained million and multi-million verdicts and/or settlements on behalf of their injured clients. Less than 1% of practicing lawyers in the U.S. are members. Mr. Dolman was previously recognized by Florida Trends Magazine as a 2010 “Legal Elite Up and Comer” which honored the top attorneys in the State of Florida under the age of 40 as voted by fellow members of the Florida Bar. He has been selected a Florida Super Lawyer (a Thomson Reuters publication) by his colleagues in both 2013 and 2014. The “Super Lawyers” publication is a consumer ratings service of preeminent lawyers from numerous areas of practice published annually in Law & Politics magazine. Super Lawyers is a listing of the top five percent of attorneys who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations, and peer evaluations.

(New Port Richey Florida Office)
Dolman Law Group
5435 Main St
New Port Richey, FL 34652
Phone: 727-853-6275

(St. Petersburg Florida Office)
Dolman Law Group
1663 1st Ave S
St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Phone: 727-222-6922

(Sarasota Florida Office)
Dolman Law Group
8039 Cooper Creek Blvd, Suite 105
University Park, FL 34201
Phone: 941-210-7586

Work experience

2009Present

Partner/Shareholder

Dolman Law Group
The Dolman Law Group is a recognized personal injury law firm built as a result of word of mouth from satisfied former and current clients.
20082009

Attorney

Walker Law Group
20052008

Partner

Dolman & Berman, P.A.
20042005

in-house legal counsel

Richard Martin Management
20022003

Law Clerk

Whitson and Whitson
19991999

Production Assistant

Donny & Marie Show
19981998

Assistant Producer

I.C.T.V. (Ithaca College Television)
19971998

Sports Writer

The Miami Hurricane

Education

2004

(Taxation) - LL.M - Master of Laws

St Thomas University School of Law
2003

(Law) - JD - Juris Doctor

Stetson University College of Law
1999

(Dual major in Journalism and Television- Radio) - BS - Bachelor of Science

Ithaca College

Associations

1999Present

Member

Ithaca College Alumni Association
2004Present

Member

Florida Bar
2006Present

Member

Clearwater Bar Association
2007Present

Member

Florida Justice Association
2012Present

Member

American Association for Justice

Awards

1998

ICTV award for on-air programming

Ithaca College
2003

Concentration in Trial Advocacy

Stetson University College of Law
2010

Legal Elite Up & Comer

Florida Trend Magazine
2010

Eagle Member

Florida Justice Association
2011

Accredited Business

Better Business Bureau
2011

Philanthropist of the year

Fight Night Productions
2011

Eagle Member

Florida Justice Association
2012

Top Contributor - Personal Injury

AVVO
2012

Featured Attorney - Personal Injury

AVVO
2012

Accredited Business

Better Business bureau
2012

AVVO Client Choice 2012 in Personal injury

AVVO
2012

Eagle Member

Florida Justice Association
2013

Florida Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers
2013

Million Dollar Advocate

Million Dollar Advocates Forum
2013

Multi Million Dollar Advocate Member

Million Dollar Advocates Forum
2013

Top 100 Trial Lawyers

National Trial Lawyers
2013

Top 40 Under 40

National Trial Lawyers
2014

50 Fastest Growing Business

Tampa Bay Business Journal
2014

Top 100 Lawyers

American Society of Legal Advocates
2014

Top 100 Trial Lawyers

National Trial Lawyers
2014

Florida Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers
2015

Florida Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers Magazine
2015

Florida Trend Magazine

Florida Legal Elite
2016

Florida Super Lawyer

Thompson Reuters
2017

Super Lawyer

Thompson Reuters