Matthew M. Spolsky

Areas Of Practice

Matthew M. Spolsky


Matthew Spolsky is an associate at Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar’s San Diego office, where his practice focuses on insurance defense, civil litigation with an emphasis in catastrophic personal injury matters involving automobile accidents and premises liability.

Mr. Spolsky is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in History. Mr. Spolsky obtained his Juris Doctorate from Western State College of Law. During law school Mr. an extern for Hon. Nathan Scott in the Orange County Superior Court. Prior to joining Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar, LLP, Matthew M. Spolsky managed a heavy caseload of workers’ compensation health plan lien claims. He appeared at the WCAB on behalf of health care service plans and various Third-Party Administrators.

Mr. Spolsky’s professional memberships include the San Diego Defense Lawyers association, the San Diego Entertainment & Sports Law Section, the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, and the San Diego County Bar Association where he writes for The New Lawyer Division’s For the Record newsletter,

In his spare time Mr. Spolsky enjoys riding mountain bikes in the hills of California, cycling along the coast, and fishing throughout the state. Mr. Spolsky is also an avid golfer and sports fan.

Bar Admissions

  • State of California, 2021


  • Western State College of Law, Irvine, CA
  • University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA