Matthew Sharp


Matthew L. Sharp is a fifth generation native Nevadan. For over 30 years, Mr. Sharp has specialized in trial and litigation practices against large insurance companies, large trucking companies, and the government.

Mr. Sharp has been a leader in the state of Nevada and advocate for the rights of individuals. His tenacity and hard work in the courtroom have earned him the name “Honey Badger” because he is relentless and fearless.

Mr. Sharp has been named the 2023 Nevada Trial Lawyer of the Year by the Nevada Justice Association. In 2022, he received a $200 million verdict which was the largest verdict in Nevada and one of the largest verdicts involving a single client in the country. Mr. Sharp is only one of two lawyers in Nevada to have been named Nevada Justice Association Trial Lawyer of the Year.

Mr. Sharp is the only two-time president of the Nevada Justice Association, a trial lawyer organization dedicated to representing injured people against large corporations. He is recognized as an important and noted legislative lobbyist on all matters regarding the civil justice system and the preservation of the Constitutional right to trial by jury.

Mr. Sharp is actively involved in the community providing support to public schools in Washoe County, Nevada and the University of Nevada-Reno helping many hardworking students obtain undergraduate and graduate degrees. Mr. Sharp is also actively involved in his local church.

Mr. Sharp is married to Cristin Sharp who is the manager of his office. They have three children, all of whom have graduated from or attended the University of Nevada-Reno. They are proud that their children are fourth generation graduates of the University of Nevada-Reno.

For over 30 years, Mr. Sharp has dedicated his professional and personal life to making Nevada a great place to live, and his goal is to obtain justice for clients.