Matthew R. Heimlich

Matthew R. Heimlich


Matthew Heimlich represents victims and their families in nursing home negligence, medical malpractice, and other personal injury cases. He handles cases throughout Illinois, including Cook, DuPage, Kane, and Will counties.

Matt oversees legal matters from investigation through resolution. He strategically guides clients through the various issues that arise in litigation and has achieved successful outcomes through settlement, mediation, arbitration, and trial. He has tried numerous cases to verdict and has obtained settlements and verdicts in the six and seven-figure range in personal injury and wrongful death cases.

Matt began his career at a defense litigation firm in Chicago, where his practice focused on the defense of skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. Matt’s extensive experience in the nursing home and long-term care industry gives him a unique perspective and competitive advantage in his representation of injured victims.

Contact Attorney Matthew R. Heimlich Today

If you or somebody you know has suffered from a personal injury or been abused or neglected, Attorney Matthew R. Heimlich can help you with your case. Don’t hesitate to contact Malman Law today to schedule your free consultation and receive the care and legal representation you deserve.

Practice Areas

  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury

Top Verdicts

  • $1,000,000+ – client developed bedsores at a hospital, contributing to her death.
  • $588,000 – client fell at a nursing home, causing a hip fracture and functional decline

Speaking Engagements | Presentations | Writings

  • Co-Host of “On Trial” Podcast
  • “Hot Topics in Nursing Home Litigation,” DuPage County Bar Association – Civil and Elder Law CLE Meeting, April 2019
  • “Electronic Health Records: Know What You Don’t Know,” DuPage County Bar Association – Civil Law CLE Meeting, December 2019
  • “Five Essential Differences Between Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Neglect Cases,” DuPage County Bar Association, DCBA Brief Magazine, June 2020


  • 2016-2020 – Emerging Lawyer – Nursing Home Negligence | Medical Malpractice


  • Juris Doctor, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2009
  • B.A., Political Science, Miami University, 2006

Phone: (312) 629-0099

Fax: 312-629-1188

Location: 205 West Randolph Street, Suite 1700,
Chicago, IL 60606