Matthew A. Bowles - Attorney at Law

Matthew A. Bowles Attorney At Law

Matthew A. Bowles - Attorney at Law


T 813-273-5000
F 813-273-5145
D 813-273-5012
Tampa 401 East Jackson Street Suite 2700 Tampa, Florida 33602

Matthew is an associate attorney in the Firm’s Tampa office. He focuses his practice on labor and employment law, representing clients in both the private and public sector.

  • Background

    Matthew attended the University of Louisville, earning his undergraduate degree in political science. He then went on to earn his law degree at Stetson University College of Law where he focused his studies on civil law, including the areas of employment law and labor law.

  • Education
    • University of Louisville, B.A. (2011)
    • Stetson University College of Law, J.D. (2016)
      • Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honors Society, Cordozo Inn Chapter
        • President

  • Admissions
    • Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

  • Professional Associations & Memberships
    • The Florida Bar
    • Hillsborough County Bar Association
  • Articles & Publications
    • “Social Media and the Progressive Limitations on Public Sector Employees’ First Amendment Right to Free Speech,” The Florida Bar Journal, Volume 94, No. 6, November/December 2020
    • What Impact Does the New Executive Order Have on Local Mask Mandates?” AM Tampa Bay Radio, October 1, 2020
    • “Taking a Knee to Free Speech: Understanding When Employers May Limit Employee Speech,” Hillsborough County Bar Association, Lawyer Magazine, March-April 2019 issue
  • Presentations & Seminars
    • Speaker, Webinar, "COVID-19: Returning to Work," LawPracticeCLE, August 26, 2020
    • Speaker, Webinar, "COVID-19: Returning to Work," Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners, May 13, 2020
    • Speaker, Webinar, "COVID-19: Returning to Work," Associated Builders and Contractors Florida Gulf Coast Chapter, May 6, 2020
    • Speaker, Webinar, "Families First Coronavirus Response Act and the CARES Act – What You Need to Know Now," Episcopal Diocese of Southwest Florida, April 17, 2020