Matt Nanninga focuses his practice on general liability tort defense. He has advised clients ranging from large corporations to small business owners on claims handling, loss mitigation, and general defense strategy.  He has served as lead counsel for his clients in both state and federal courts throughout Georgia.  Matt has experience handling cases in numerous industries, including: major indoor/outdoor sports arenas and racetracks, amusement facilities, hotel and hospitality entities, restaurants and nightclubs in the food and beverage industry, national restaurant franchises, gas stations and convenience stores, as well as apartment communities facing high exposure negligent security claims.  Matt also represents clients in the trucking and transportation industry.

Prior to entering law school, Matt played professional baseball in the Cincinnati Reds organization and played one season for a baseball club in Antwerp, Belgium.  He has received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell for his high ethical standards and professionalism.


University of Iowa, College of Law, J.D., 2005

University of Iowa, B.A., 1999

Court Admissions

All Georgia State and Federal Courts

Georgia Supreme Court

Georgia Superior Courts

Georgia Court of Appeals

Supreme Court of Georgia

USDC - Northern and Middle District



American Bar Association

State Bar of Georgia

Atlanta Bar Association