County Attorney
Abigail Price-Williams

County Attorney's Office
111 NW 1st Street, Suite 2810
Miami, Florida 33128

Phone
305.375.5151

Fax
305.375.5634

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Attorney Profile

Matthew Papkin

Practice Areas

  • Taxation & Finance
  • Tort Liability & Medical Malpractice
  • Governmental Affairs

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania, 2013, J.D.,
  • University of Florida, B.A., in Economics, B.S., in Philosophy, Cum Laude, 2010

Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar, 2013
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2014
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida, 2014

Matthew Papkin

Joined the Office in 2013
Assistant County Attorney

mpapkin@miamidade.gov 305-375-3712

Matthew Papkin joined the County Attorney's Office in 2013.  Matthew practices in the Torts and Medical Malpractice section, defending the County against personal injury, false arrest and property damage matters.

In addtion, Matthew practices in the Governmental Affairs secton, where he assists with the County's lobbying effort before the Florida Legislature in Tallahassee and also works with the Board of County Commissioners and staff, the Mayor's Office and various County Departments to provide legal advice and prepare and review ordinances and resolutions to carry out the Board's policy directives.

Matthew also serves as legal counsel to the County's Office of Film and Entertainment.