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Dover and Portsmouth, NH
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Matthew B. Cox


Attorney Matthew Cox"Matt's compassion, ethic, professionalism, knowledge of the law, and experience made this a much less stressful situation for us."

Attorney Matthew B. Cox has served the legal needs of clients for over 25 years, dedicating his practice to victims of devastating car accidents and other serious injury cases. He also counsels people dealing with legal issues involving probate law. Admitted to practice law in 1992, attorney Cox has successfully resolved countless legal cases and received many notable awards and honors. He is also member of several professional associations and remains heavily involved in his community.

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    Like his fellow attorneys at Burns, Bryant, Cox, Rockefeller & Durkin, P.A., attorney Cox is here for you when you need him most, whether you're facing a major injury claim or issues regarding wills or estates. Contact our law firm and schedule your free case evaluation.


    • College of the Holy Cross (BA, 1989)
    • Suffolk University (JD, cum laude, 1992)

    Admitted to Bar:

    • New Hampshire 1992
    • Maine 1993
    • U.S. District Court, District of New Hampshire


    • Best Lawyers®: Personal Injury – recognized since 2008
    • "Preeminent" A/V rating by Martindale-Hubbell (Highest Possible Rating in Legal Ability and Ethical Standards)
    • Top Lawyers 2012 - NH Magazine
    • Top Lawyers 2011 - NH Magazine
    • Top Lawyers 2010 - NH Magazine
    • Top Lawyers 2009 - NH Magazine
    • Recipient: American Jurisprudence Products Liability Award
    • AVVO Rating: 10
    • Boston's Top Rated, Personal Injury, 2012
    • Top Lawyers in Personal Injury Litigation, 2007, 2009

    Professional Activities:

    • Co-authored successful Amicus Brief to New Hampshire Supreme Court on behalf of NHAJ with Sarah E. Lavoie, Esq., in Desclos v. Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, 153 N.H. 607 (2006). Desclos is a precedent setting case which held that an injured plaintiff can in most cases maintain his or her privacy in regard to mental health treatment records and does not have to turn them over to the insurance company in most accident cases.
    • Lead counsel in New Hampshire Supreme Court, Kelly v. Prudential, 147 N.H. 642 (2002)
    • President New Hampshire Trial Lawyer's Association, 2005-2006
    • Past Chairperson of the Worker's Comp Section of the New Hampshire Bar Association

    Professional Associations:

    • Maine Bar Association
    • New Hampshire Bar Association
    • New Hampshire Trial Lawyers Association (n/k/a NH Association for Justice)
    • The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (n/k/a American Association for Justice)

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    255 Washington St. Dover, NH 03820

    603-742-2332 603-742-2332
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    500 Market St, Suite A-2
    Portsmouth, NH 03801

    603-507-6417 603-507-6417
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