Matthew R. Prado

Special Counsel


Matthew Prado is special counsel with Foley & Lardner LLP. He is a based in the firm’s Tampa office where he is a member of the firm’s Litigation Department and Construction Practice.

Prior to joining Foley, Matthew worked at various insurance defense firms primarily in the area of workers’ compensation defense. Prior to practicing workers’ compensation defense, Matthew was an associate at a large public accounting firm assisting clients in all aspects of international tax. Matthew also has experience in employment law, representing former employees against their former employers involving non-compete agreements, tortious interference and unjust enrichment.

Community Involvement

Matthew is a member of the Krewe of the Knights of Sant’ Yago and assists in the annual Make-A-Wish fundraising walk.


  • Villanova University School of Law (L.L.M., 2014)
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School (J.D., 2012)
  • University of South Florida (B.A., 2008)


  • Florida