Matt Kahn

Matt Kahn is committed to representing individuals who have been critically injured or killed due to the negligence or wrongful conduct of others. Matt advocates for victims of negligent security, auto wrecks, defective premises, medical malpractice, unsafe products, and other acts of negligence. His practice also includes representing individuals and businesses in a variety of commercial disputes across multiple industries.

Matt grew up in Dunwoody, Georgia and earned both his undergraduate and law degrees in Atlanta. Matt  graduated from Georgia State University, where he majored in political science and went on to get his law degree from Emory University School of Law. While in law school, Matt was a managing editor for the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal, where his comment was selected for publication. Matt’s professional experience also includes: a summer clerkship with the Honorable Sara Doyle at the Georgia Court of Appeals, a term as a summer associate with a well-known, full service law firm with offices throughout the southeast, and an externship in AT&T's litigation department. 

Matt uses his experiences to fight for his clients and get the best results possible. 

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury

• Negligent Security
• Auto wrecks 
• Roadway Defects
• Motorcycle Wrecks
• Premise Liability
• Medical Malpractice
• Dog bites
• Business torts

Consumer Class Actions
• Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”)
Bar Admissions
• Georgia
• Georgia Court of Appeals
• Supreme Court of Georgia
• U.S. District Court – Northern District of Georgia

Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia
• Juris Doctor, 2015
• Managing Editor, Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal

Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia
• Bachelor of Arts, 2012
• Major: Political Science
• Activities: Pi Kappa Phi

• Winter 2019:  Proving Constructive Knowledge with Google Maps, The Verdict Magazine, Georgia Trial Lawyer Association

Representative Cases
Nash v. Reed, 2019 WL 1123530 (Ga. Ct. App. Mar. 12, 2019) (reversing summary judgment on plaintiff's claim for attorney's fees under O.C.G.A. § 13-6-11)

Liotta v. Wolford Boutiques, LLC, No. 1:16-CV-4634-WSD, 2017 WL 1178083 (N.D. Ga. Mar. 30, 2017) (denying Defendant's motion to dismiss Plaintiff's class action complaint under the TCPA)

Professional Associations and Memberships

• American Association for Justice
            • Membership Oversight Committee, 2018-2019 
            • Trial Lawyers Care, 2018-2019
• Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
            • Community Outreach Committee, 2018-2019 
            • Communications Committee, 2018-2019
• DeKalb Bar Association
• State Bar of Georgia  

Community Involvement 
• PD Gladiators, Inc. — Campaign Chair
Nonprofit organization devoted to combating Parkinson’s disease through vigorous exercise
• Georgia Legal Food Frenzy — Firm Captain