Mr. Byrne has practiced both criminal law as a defense attorney and civil law as an attorney for the State. He was part of a trial team that avoided the death penalty, and has obtained multiple stays of execution from the Court of Criminal Appeals. Mr. Byrne handles misdemeanor and complex felony criminal cases throughout the Permian Basin.
For the State, Mr. Byrne conducted administrative hearings and rendered decisions, and later defended agency decisions as an Assistant Attorney General.
Matthew L. Byrne, Attorney at Law
Midland, TX 79701
- Assistant Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General
- Associate Counsel, HHSC-OIG
- Appeals Tribunal Hearing Officer, Texas Workforce Commission