Matthew Severinsen


Matthew Severinsen joined Patton & Ryan as an associate attorney in 2021. Matthew graduated from John Marshall Law School. As a law student, Matthew was involved in the law school’s Moot Court program serving on their honor board. He helped fellow students prepare for and compete in competitions all throughout the United States. Further, Matthew volunteered in the school’s Veterans Legal Clinic. Here he helped provide free legal assistance to veterans and their family members for a variety of issues.

Prior to joining Patton & Ryan Matthew began his career at a boutique insurance defense firm in Chicago, Illinois. He gained invaluable experience in representing clients in personal injury actions and coverage disputes.


  • Colorado Mesa University. B.S. with a major in Political Science
  • John Marshall Law School, JD 2019


Illinois State Bar, 2019


  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Chicago Bar Association