Over the past 15 years, Reno trial lawyer Matthew L. Sharp has represented individuals and businesses injured by the unlawful conduct of others, including negligence, malpractice, and insurance bad faith. Mr. Sharp focuses on representing clients in connection with insurance disputes, including bad faith claims, delay or underpayment of claims, or the failure to defend. In addition, he has considerable experience handling health insurance disputes, as well as disputes regarding auto insurance, disability insurance, and life insurance.
Additionally, as an experienced personal injury attorney, Matthew Sharp helps clients get money damages for auto accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, medical malpractice, elder abuse, and defective products.
Contact Reno accident and injury attorney Matthew L. Sharp at (775) 324-1500 to schedule a free consultation to learn more about your rights and options.
Matthew Sharp’s experience and know-how when it comes to insurance disputes is second to none. In fact, he has represented clients in cutting edge insurance litigation regarding managed care and other health insurance issues. For instance, he obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of clients injured at a subpar medical facility from a large Nevada HMO who had negligently referred patients to the facility – one of the first cases of its kind in the country.
He represents clients in insurance disputes involving all types of insurance policies, including:
Not only does Matthew Sharp represent clients in connection with insurance disputes following an accident or injury, but he also represents clients in connection with the underlying personal injury accident that may have resulted in the insurance dispute. As a personal injury attorney, he fights to get money damages for the victims of negligence, including the following types of cases:
As a fifth-generation Nevadan, Mr. Sharp has distinguished himself as a leader within the legal and political communities. In 2003 and 2006, Mr. Sharp served as president of the Nevada Justice Association, a state-wide organization of lawyers who represent individuals and businesses injured by the unlawful conduct of others. Mr. Sharp has also served on the Board of Governors for the American Association for Justice, a nationwide organization of lawyers who represent individuals and businesses injured by the unlawful conduct of others.
In addition, he has worked with judges and legislators to ensure equal access to our justice system. Throughout the past 10 years, Mr. Sharp has been asked to testify before the Nevada Legislature on a wide range of legal issues. He has also served on the Nevada Insurance Commissioner’s Board for Property and Casualty Insurance, where he works to help ensure that insurance laws work for everyone, including those consumers defrauded by insurance companies.