Matthew C. Hoffman is a partner with the firm, practicing in the firm’s Pensacola office. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting with highest honors in 2000 from the University of Florida, and received his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida College of Law in 2003.  In 2013, he received an LL.M. in Taxation from the University of Alabama School of Law.


Mr. Hoffman is admitted to the Florida and Alabama Bars, and practices primarily in the areas of real estate transactions and development; estate planning, wills, and trusts; probate; community association law; real estate litigation; and general business and corporate law.


Mr. Hoffman is an active member of the Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association, has served as a member of the Executive Council since 2010, and currently serves as President.



Recognition and Honors:

William Meador Award, Escambia Santa Rosa Bar Association (2009)

Florida Super Lawyers “Rising Star” –2014, 2015, and 2016

Year Admitted to Practice

Florida, 2003; Alabama, 2007


University of Florida, B.S. Accounting, 2000, summa cum laude
University of Florida College of Law, J.D., 2003
University of Alabama School of Law, LL.M. Taxation, 2013


Legal Affiliations:
Florida Bar; Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section of the Florida Bar (Member, 2003-Present)
Alabama Bar; Real Property, Probate and Trust Section of the Alabama Bar (Member, 2014-Present)
Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association (Member, 2004-Present; Executive Council, 2010-Present; President – 2015)
Estate Planning Council of Northwest Florida (Member, 2015-Present)
Young Lawyers Division of Escambia-Santa Rosa Bar Association (Member, 2004-2010; Board of Directors, 2008-2010)
American Inns of Court (Member, 2004-2006)

Community Affiliations:
Sunday’s Child (Member, 2015, 2016; Board of Directors, 2015, 2016)
Leadership Pensacola, Class of 2011
Manna Food Pantries (Board of Directors, 2005-2011; President, 2009)
Northeast Pensacola Sertoma Club (Member, 2004-2009)
Big Brothers-Big Sisters (Mentor/Volunteer, 2004-2006)

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

All Florida and Alabama state courts
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Alabama
United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit