Matthew P. Palazzola

Matthew P. Palazzola

Special Counsel


Practice Groups

Matthew P. Palazzola, special counsel in the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, counsels and defends clients in complex workers’ compensation matters. His experience includes participating in all stages of the litigation process — evaluating claims, negotiating settlement agreements, drafting letters of consent, and participating in depositions of medical and legal professionals — from inception through resolution.

Matt’s clients include global, national, and regional insurers, and he has extensive experience in all aspects of third-party action settlements. He also draws on his experience as a trial attorney and settlement department lead for a major multinational insurer.

While attending Hofstra University School of Law, Matt served as president of the school’s Sports and Entertainment Law Society and additionally as the alumni affairs coordinator of the Student Bar Association. He earned dual bachelors in Philosophy and Film and Television from Boston University.

Admitted to Practice
  • New York
  • New Jersey
Training and Certifications
  • Department of Labor OSHA-30 Training
  • Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 2011
  • Boston University, B.A. and B.S., 2007