Matthew A. Passen

Matthew A. Passen

Passen Law Group

Chicago, IL

  • user-graduate Education DePaul College of Law
  • Experience 16 years of experience year
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Practice Areas

Construction Law
Medical Malpractice
Personal Injury
Products Liability
Nursing Home Abuse
Construction Law

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Illinois
    Since 2006


Mr. Passen is a personal injury attorney at Chicago-based Passen Law Group. Mr. Passen concentrates in all areas of personal injury, including truck accidents, brain and spinal cord injury, medical malpractice and wrongful death. Prior to joining Passen Law Group, Mr. Passen was an attorney in the litigation department of Jenner & Block LLP. Mr. Passen received his B.A. magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, in Economics from the University of Michigan in 2002. Mr. Passen obtained his law degree, summa cum laude, from DePaul University College of Law in 2006, where he graduated Order of the Coif. During law school, Mr. Passen was as a member of the DePaul Law Review.During the 2003-04 academic year, Mr. Passen clerked for the Honorable Ronald A. Guzman, United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. He also spent the following semester clerking at the United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of Illinois. Mr. Passen is a member of the Illinois Bar. He is also a member of the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Association for Justice. In addition, Mr. Passen volunteers to work with elementary teachers and students in Chicago-area public schools as part of the Constitutional Rights Foundation of Chicago's "Lawyers in the Classroom" program.

Professional Experience

  • Lawyer
    Passen Law Group
    2008 - Current

Professional Associations

  • Chicago Bar Association
    Chair, Young Lawyers Section
    2016 - Current


  • DePaul College of Law
    J.D. | Law
    2004 - 2006


  • Top 40 Under Forty
    Law Bulletin


  • "Conflict Resolved: Settling Defendants Not Included on Jury Verdict Forms"
    CBA Record
    April, 2009


  • Free Consultation
  • Contingent Fees