Providing aggressive and common sense representation for criminal defense.

Fort Wayne and Northeast Indiana.

Northwest Ohio.


Criminal Defense & Litigation

Matt is no stranger to the Courthouse. He will provide an aggressive, commonsense defense on your behalf if you have been charged with a crime.  Age is no factor. He defends children as well.

Your personal injury case - especially if you've had a  traumatic brain injury (TBI)-  is in very capable hands.  Not only does Matt have trial advocacy expertise but also, he possesses a unique and innovative approach to establishing a basis for future damages from a traumatic brain injury.

Matt's motto for traumatic brain injury is simple:  Go Deep

Personal Injury cases must be filed with the court within two years of the date of the injury or death.  

If you have a TBI, don't delay - call Matt immediately at (260) 387-6236.  Licensed in both Indiana and Ohio, Matt will fight for you.

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Trial Lawyer

Matt Chapel is a Trial Lawyer based out of Fort Wayne, Indiana.  He is a National Institute for Trial Advocacy Master Advocate and studied under Gerry SpencePracticing personal injury and criminal defense in both Indiana and Ohio, Matt brings 23 years of experience to every case.


Arrested in Indiana or Ohio? 

Call (260) 387-6236

If you are charged with a crime - 

or even if you just think you might be charged -

the attorney you choose can be the most important decision you make.

Matt is dedicated, knowledgeable, and unique. He brings his experience as

a United States Marine to your case.

You'll leave your consultation knowing he cares enough to spend time getting

to know you and your circumstances.  

More about Matt

How do you 

reach Matt?

Matthew W. Chapel

Trial Lawyer

110 West Berry Street, Suite 1901

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

[email protected]

telephone (260) 387-6236

fax (260) 755-5139

23 Years of Experience as a Trial Lawyer

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Matt has fought and won multi-million dollar settlements 

in personal injury and wrongful death cases. 

As a criminal defense attorney, Matt's trial experience of over two decades in both the state of Indiana and in Ohio has allowed him 

to develop a unique approach to your situation.