Matthew Effner

Matthew Effner

Effner Law Firm
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury...
  • Indiana
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Summary

Matthew R. Effner (Matt) is the managing partner of Effner Law Firm. In 1996, Matt joined his father, Robert O. Effner, in the practice of law as an associate with Effner Law Firm and became a partner in 2000. He took over as managing partner in 2013. Matt is skilled at building strong cases and is a zealous advocate for his clients. He is experienced at handling issues both in and out of the courtroom. He is a former president of the Terre Haute Bar Association, and he received the Tribune Star Readers’ Choice Award for Best Lawyer in 2013 and 2014. When not working, Matt enjoys playing tennis and time with his family. He has been active in several local organizations, including Leadership Wabash Valley and the Terre Haute Bar Association. He has also served as a member of the Vigo County Drug Court Team. His professional affiliations include the Terre Haute Bar Association and the Indiana State Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Indiana
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United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
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United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Effner Law Firm
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Partner
Effner Law Firm
- Current
Associate
Effner Law Firm
- Current
Education
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
J.D. (1995)
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Purdue University - Purdue University
B.S.I.M. (1992)
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Awards
Readers' Choice Award
Tribune Star
Readers' Choice Award
Tribune Star
Professional Associations
Indiana State Bar
Member
- Current
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Terre Haute Bar Association
- Current
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Terre Haute Bar Association
President
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
Sycamore Building
19 S. 6th Street, Suite 1200
Terre Haute, IN 47807
USA
Telephone: (812) 238-4000