Matt Cannon


Matt graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law in May 2017 and was admitted to the Illinois Bar in November 2017. While in law school, Matt was a member and team coach of his school’s Moot Court Honor Society and earned a CALI award for the highest grade in Trial Advocacy II. Matt was also selected to the Dean’s List in three of his semesters.

Primary Practice Focus

Matt joined Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates in 2015 as a law clerk prior to passing the Bar, and devotes his entire legal practice to representing injured workers.

In-Depth Look

During his first year of law school, Matt worked as a law clerk at a personal injury firm specializing in medical malpractice and wrongful death cases. During his second year of law school, Matt joined Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates as a law clerk for the firm’s lead trial team.

Prior to obtaining his J.D., Matt served in United States Navy for over 10 years as a Hospital Corpsman. He earned his bachelor’s degree while still in the military, majoring in Psychology and graduating with honors.