Matthew was born in Columbia, South Carolina in 1991. He graduated from Auburn University in 2015 with degrees in Political Science and Economics. While attending Auburn University, Matthew served as President of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity.
In 2018, Matthew graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law, ranking fourth in his law school class. During his time in law school, Matthew served as an Associate Editor-in-Chief for the South Carolina Law Review, where he authored a published article entitled State of Fear: Domestic Violence in South Carolina. Matthew was also inducted into the Order of the Coif and received the 2018 John O. MacDougall Family Law Award.
After graduating law school, Matthew spent two years serving as a law clerk to the Honorable John D. Geathers at the South Carolina Court of Appeals.
Matthew joined Strom Law Firm, LLC in August of 2020. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, and is admitted to practice in all South Carolina state courts as well as the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina. Matthew now focuses his practice on civil litigation, family law, and criminal defense at both the trial and appellate levels.
In his spare time, Matthew enjoys reading, barbecuing, and spending time with his girlfriend. He also enjoys cheering on the Auburn Tigers in all forms of competition, and will happily explain the history behind “War Eagle” to anyone who asks.