Matt Yezierski

ATTORNEY AT LAW

After graduating high school, Matt Yezierski, like his father, chose to serve his country and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force where he was an F-16 crew chief and chosen to serve on the Honor Guard for Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada.  After leaving the military, Matt attended American Intercontinental University where he graduated magna cum laude. Prior to law school, Matt worked in a variety of industries including educational video production, home health services, construction, youth counseling and genetic research.  Matt studied law at the University of Houston Law Center where he honed his courtroom skills.

Prior to joining Johnson Law Group, Matt practiced in Labor & Employment law, representing both employees and employers.  As a Labor & Employment attorney Matt worked on wage claims for unpaid overtime and misclassification cases, as well as employment disputes related to non-compete agreements, and discrimination claims based on age, race, and sex/transgender issues. At the Johnson Law Group, Matt focuses on personal injury, product liability and consumer protection, putting his clients first and foremost.

 

Education & Honors

  •  American Intercontinental University, Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, 2005
  • University of Houston Law Center, Juris Doctorate, 2011
  • Board of Advocates, Mock Trial National Competitions champion
  • Garland Walker Inn of Courts
  • Order of the Barristers
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Superior Courtroom Skills

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Device Litigation
  • Pharmaceutical Litigation
  • Mass Tort Litigation

Admissions and Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas