Matthew T. Fletcher concentrates his practice in healthcare, handling medical malpractice cases and Nursing Home Act disputes. Prior to Johnson & Bell, Matthew worked at another personal injury litigation defense firm in Chicago where he defended over-the-road transportation companies in civil suits for bodily injury and property damage, including catastrophic losses. Before that, he was an Assistant Attorney General with the Office of the Illinois Attorney General. While there, he defended State agencies, officials and employees in federal civil rights litigation, including cases related to the provision of medical care to persons incarcerated in the Illinois Department of Corrections. He has tried seven cases to verdict, including two as first-chair. Mr. Fletcher received his B.A. in Political Science from Miami University in 2006, and his J.D. from DePaul University College of Law in 2011.