Matthew R. King

T 317.237.3827
F 317.237.3900
201 North Illinois Street
Suite 1900
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204-4236

Matt concentrates his practice in product liability litigation. He has defended manufacturers of automobiles, seat belts, motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles, personal watercraft, and other products in state and federal courts across the country. He also has extensive experience in premises liability, insurance defense, and general tort litigation.

Highlights & Recognitions

  • Selected for inclusion in Indiana Super Lawyers®, 2015-2018
  • Selected for inclusion in Indiana Super Lawyers® Rising Stars 2011–2014
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer, Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, 2008
  • International Association of Defense Counsel, Trial Academy, Graduate, 2007
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Bar Leader Series V, 2007-2008

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Defense Research Institute, State Membership Chair—Indiana, 2017-2018
  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, Board of Directors, 2016-2017; Product Liability Section, Chair, 2010; Young Lawyers Committee, Chair, 2008; 7th Rookie Seminar in Indianapolis, Chair, 2007
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Ask A Lawyer Program
  • Indiana Bar Foundation, Distinguished Fellow
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Sagamore American Inn of Court, 2005-2007

Non-FBT Publications and Events

"Social Networking: How it Can Develop Your Practice," a panel discussion on the uses of social networking websites to enhance the practice of law, Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana's 16th Annual Conference and Meeting, 2009

"Kocher v. Getz: Mitigation of Damages,” a lecture on the impact of the Indiana Supreme Court’s clarification of the mitigation of damages defense in the Comparative Fault Act, Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana’s 12th Annual Conference and Meeting, 2005

Products Liability Defenses – A State-by-State Compendium

“Dennis Rodman and Settlement Proceeds: Are Confidentiality Clauses Taxable?”
International Association of Defense Counsel’s Advocacy, Practice, and Procedure Committee Newsletter, 2004

Other Contact Info


Ann Reisinger
T 317.237.3906