About Our Attorneys

Scott A. Matthews

Scott

Admitted to practice

2000

Education

Florida State University (1997)
Florida State University College of Law (2000)

Memberships

Florida Bar
Health Care Compliance Association

Civic

Graduate of Lakeland Citizen’s Academy
Served as Statewide Campaign Manager
Past Mentor to FSU College of Law Externship Program

Before entering private practice, Scott served as an Assistant General Counsel to the Florida Department of Transportation in his hometown of Tallahassee, Florida.  There he litigated administrative compliance and contract matters, served as counsel to a multi-agency review board and counsel to the statewide law enforcement division. Scott has also served as a Division Chief for the State Attorney’s Office, and prosecuted in counties throughout Florida.  Scott has been featured as an analyst on CourtTV.

Autumn B. Matthews

Autumn

Admitted to practice

2005

Education

West Virginia Wesleyan College  (2001)  Summa cum laude
Florida State University College of Law (2004)  Cum laude

Memberships

Florida Bar, Health Law Section
Health Care Compliance Association
Florida Bar Speakers Bureau

Civic

Graduate of Lakeland Citizen’s Academy
Past mentor at Lake Region High School
Innocence Project

Born in West Virginia, Autumn not only has an extensive litigation background, but also has experience working in nursing homes and assisted living facilities where she was responsible for drafting corporate policies and assisting in internal investigations.  In college, Autumn was awarded the “Volunteer of the Year” award for work done at a local nursing home.  Before entering private practice, Autumn served as an Assistant State Attorney and as an Assistant Regional Counsel.