Matthew Brown

Matthew Brown

Hillsboro, Missouri

Matthew Brown grew up in Crystal City, MO and graduated from Crystal City High School in 1997. After High School, Matthew attended Waldorf College in Forest City, IA on a football and baseball scholarship, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with an Associate of Arts Degree. Matthew then attended Indiana University Purdue University-Indianapolis where he majored in criminal justice. During his time in Indianapolis, Matthew was the captain of the baseball team and also tutored varsity athletes in various subjects.

Matthew attended Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Auburn Hills, Michigan, graduating Cum Laude in 2010. While in law school, Matthew worked full-time clerking for the Chief Judge of the Oakland County Circuit Court.

Matthew began his legal career at the Thurman Law Firm. During his time at the law firm, Matthew has gained a variety of experience handling family law matters, criminal defense, real estate issues, contracts, and wills and trusts. Matthew also served as the Prosecuting Attorney for the City of Crystal City. Upon leaving the Thurman Law Firm, Matthew joined the Lowry Law Firm where he focused his practice on Criminal Defense.

Matthew is a member of the Missouri Bar and the Jefferson County Bar Association, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Jefferson County Family YMCA and the Twin City Little League.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Divorces
  • Child Custody
  • Adoption
  • Juvenile Law
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Missouri, 2011


  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Auburn Hills, Michigan - 2010
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Crystal City High School - 1997
  • Waldorf College in Forest City, IA
    • Associate of Arts magna cum laude
  • Indiana University Purdue University—Indianapolis
    • Honors: Captain of the baseball team
    • Major: Criminal Justice

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Missouri Bar, Member
  • Jefferson County Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Former Clerk to the Chief Judge of the Oakland County Circuit Court, Clerk
  • Thurman Law Firm
  • Lowry Law Firm

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board of Directors, Jefferson County Family YMCA