Matt Nelson


Matt is an associate attorney at Goetz & Eckland whose practice focuses on insurance defense. Prior to joining Goetz & Eckland, Matt worked on a wide range of civil and criminal matters as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Jana M. Austad in Minnesota District Court, Ninth Judicial District. He earned his J.D. cum laude from Hamline University School of Law, and his B.A. in philosophy and political science from the University of Minnesota Duluth. During law school, Matt worked as a law clerk at a Twin Cities construction law firm. Prior to law school, Matt spent a number of years working as a residential concrete contractor and form carpenter.

In his free time, Matt enjoys reading, outdoor activities, working in his garage in St. Paul, and spending time with his wife and two children.


615 1st Avenue NE
Suite 425
Minneapolis , Minnesota , 55413
United States

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