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Biography

MATTHEW GOODSTEIN is a personal injury attorney at Pollack, Pollack, Isaac & DeCicco, LLP. Mr. Goodstein regularly collaborates with partner and personal injury attorney, Adam Handler, to develop a personalized strategy for each case that will help our injured clients obtain the best results possible.

Mr. Goodstein is a 2005 graduate of the Indiana University – Kelley School of Business, Bloomington, Indiana and a 2008 graduate of the UIC John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois. After graduating law school, Mr. Goodstein served as an Assistant State’s Attorney (ASA), representing the State of Illinois in criminal prosecutions. During his time as an ASA, Mr. Goodstein successfully tried countless jury trials, bench trials, hearings and motions. After leaving the State’s Attorney’s office, Mr. Goodstein practiced civil litigation and workers’ compensation in a boutique law firm, representing accident victims and injured workers.

Mr. Goodstein lives in New Jersey with his wife and kids.

Areas of Practice

  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Brain Injuries
  • Car Accidents
  • Construction Accidents
  • Dog Bites
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Pedestrian Accidents
  • Premises Liability Claims
  • School Accidents
  • Train Accidents
  • Workplace Injury
  • Wrongful Death

Awards

  • Super Lawyers® Rising Stars Award: 2018-2019
  • August A. Rendigs, Jr. National Products Liability, Finalist
  • The John Marshall Law School F. Herzog Competition, Quarter-finalist
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award: Estates and Trusts I

Author

  • Author, Sarbanes-Oxley: A Dark Cloud Over Intellectual Property and Business, 6 J Marshall

Super Lawyers Rising Stars Award - Matthew D. Goodstein

 

Education
  • UIC John Marshall Law School, J.D., 2008
  • Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, B.S., Business, 2005
Admitted
  • New York: 2014
  • New Jersey: 2015
  • United States District Courts:
    • Northern District of Illinois - Trial Bar: 2012
    • Eastern District of New York: 2018
    • Southern District of New York: 2019
  • Illinois: 2008 (voluntarily inactive)