Matthew Gelina

Houston Lawyer Matt Gelina

Telephone 713.255.4726
Facsimile 713.652.2419

1980 Post Oak Boulevard,
Suite 1800
Houston, Texas 77056

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Matthew Gelina handles matters involving personal injury, insurance defense, transportation law, and employment disputes. His experience includes assisting in drafting court filings, discovery responses and providing independent case evaluation and analysis. Prior to HDBD, Matthew worked as a negotiator for another Houston law firm. Before that, he worked for 10 years as a claims adjuster for a major insurance company.

During college, Matthew interned at the British Parliament under Scottish MP, James Murphy.

Outside of work, Houston Lawyer Matt Gelina enjoys reading, traveling pretty much anywhere (bonus points if there's a beach around), and going to Astros games.


South Texas College of Law Houston, J.D. (cum laude) 2015

  • Dean's Honor List

State University of New York, B.A. (magna cum laude); B.S. (magna cum laude) 2003

  • Alpha Chi National Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Delta (academic excellence in study abroad programs)
  • Alpha Phi Sigma (excellence in the study of Criminal Justice)

Bar & Court Admissions


U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Certified, Third Party Neutral, Texas Rules of Civil Procedure