Matthew R. Oliver

Huntington, West Virginia

Matthew R. Oliver is admitted to practice law in West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky.  Matt grew up in Mason County, West Virginia.  He graduated from Marshall University with a B.A. in Business Administration/Management and Cum Laude from Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan.

Matt previously represented West Virginia State Employees as a labor lawyer with the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), representing union members in grievances against the State.  Matt also served as an advocate for Public Employees at the West Virginia Legislature.  In addition to practicing law, Matt served as the Pulpit Minister at the Hurricane Church of Christ.

Matt is also an adjunct professor for Marshall University, teaching law-related courses at the Teays Valley Regional Center Campus.

Matt’s practice is primarily dedicated to representing injured persons and their families throughout the Tri-State region.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes (Representing people against insurance companies)

Bar Admissions

  • West Virginia
  • Kentucky
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan, J.D.

Marshall University, Huntington, West Virginia

B.A. Business Administration/Management

Professional Associations and Memberships

West Virginia State Bar Association

Kentucky State Bar Association

Ohio State Bar Association

Cabell County Bar Association

American Association for Justice

Success Chapter, Business Networking International