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Ball Ball Welcomes New Associate Matthew C. Vaughn

Updated: Oct 6


Ball, Ball, Matthews & Novak is pleased to welcome Matthew Vaughn as a new Associate to the firm's Mobile office.


Matthew comes with superior academic credentials, having obtained his Juris Doctor degree from the Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in 2020 after serving as President of the Jones School of Law’s Chapter of the Alabama Defense Lawyers Association, a member of the nationally recognized Ernestine S. Sapp Chapter of the Black Law Students Association, and a member of the Jones School of Law’s Board of Advocates. He also competed on the National Trial Team that finished as a finalist in the 2018 Martin Luther King, Jr. National Civil Rights Trial Competition in Sacramento, California. Upon graduation, Matthew was also inducted as a Fellow into the Public Interest Society.

In addition to his academic background, he brings significant legal experience, having worked as a law clerk in the Montgomery office of Ball, Ball, Matthews & Novak, where he trained and assisted with a variety of real estate-related matters. Additionally, Matthew also served as a summer law clerk for the Mobile County District Attorney’s Office, where he represented the District Attorney’s Office in court with his third-year practice card.

Prior to attending law school, Matthew worked as a real estate agent in Mobile and was a member of the National Association of Realtors, Alabama Association of Realtors, and Mobile Area Association of Realtors. He also worked in higher education as an admissions officer for the University of South Alabama. Matthew received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication from the University of South Alabama and was initiated into the Lambda Pi Eta National Honor Society and the National Society of Leadership and Success.

Born and raised in Mobile, Matthew is glad to be back on the Gulf Coast and grateful for the opportunity to serve his community.