Matthew Jones is an Associate in Freeman Mathis & Gary, LLP’s Dallas office. He is part of the Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Healthcare, Professional Liability, and Tort and Catastrophic Loss Practice Sections. Prior to Freeman Mathis & Gary, Mr. Jones practiced as an attorney for a healthcare technology company, where he served as a trusted legal advisor to C-suite officers at a nationwide network of more than 100 hospital and medical facilities. He was directly responsible for maximizing collection from his clients’ largest debtors, evaluating contractual risks, reviewing voluminous cases files, and holding payors accountable for compliance with Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services CMS) guidelines. He delivered an 80-percent CMS win-rate at overturning payor denials and negotiated more than $62 million in settlements on his client’s behalf in 4 years. Mr. Jones also previously worked as an associate using advanced legal technology to perform document review in a case involving hundreds of thousands of financial and accounting documents. He also practiced law as an associate in a local insurance defense and transportation law firm.
Mr. Jones received his J.D. from Texas A&M University School of Law and a B.A. in Political Science from Kansas State University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two golden retrievers, hunting and fishing, playing and watching sports, cooking BBQ, and playing guitar in his rock band Redefine.