Matt A. Melone
Matt Melone has been honored with the AV-PREEMINENT Rating by Martindale-Hubbell. The AV-Preeminent Rating is the highest possible rating in both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards. The Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings “attest to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics, and likewise reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Attorney Bar. The AV-PREEMINENT Rating is a testament to the fact that this lawyer’s peers rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.” To learn more about the Martindale-Hubbell Ratings, please click on the following internet link: https://www.martindale.com
About Matt Melone, Attorney
I was born and raised in Tulsa, Oklahoma. I am a third generation attorney. Both my father, Jerry M. Melone, and my grandfather, James P. Melone, were attorneys who graduated from the University of Tulsa Law School. I attended Edison High School and two years of undergraduate school at the University of Tulsa, before completing my undergraduate degree at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. In 1983, I earned my Bachelor of Arts Degree (with Special Honors) in Political Science at George Washington University. During that time, I also attended the Russian language summer study immersion program at Norwich College in Vermont. In 1986, I earned my Law Degree from the George Washington University National Law Center. While earning my law degree, I also attended Oxford University in England through the University of San Diego’s summer study program in International Law. In 1986, after earning my law degree, I returned to Tulsa and joined my father in private law practice. In 1990, I was sworn into the U.S. Supreme Court Bar.
Since 2007, I have been honored with the following attorney rating by Martindale-Hubbell:
AV-Preeminent Rating (highest possible rating in legal ability & ethical standards)
Since 2014, I have also been honored with membership to the prestigious:
The National Trial Lawyers / Top 100 Trial Lawyers (Oklahoma).
In 2017, I was likewise honored with membership to:
The National Trial Lawyers / Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers (Oklahoma).
I limit my law practice to matters involving the following areas:
- Personal Injury Claims
- Motor Vehicle Accident Claims
- Wrongful Death Claims
- Medical Negligence Claims
- Certified Mediator