Matthew Mariani is an experienced litigator who joined Bell Legal Group after a decade of serving as a medical malpractice defense trial attorney in the Carolinas.

Matthew is an attorney with Bell Legal Group, focusing on medical malpractice and mass tort cases. Prior to joining Bell Legal Group, Matthew worked as one of the managing partners at a national trial firm with a focus on medical malpractice defense. 

Matthew received his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and his law degree from Campbell University. Matthew periodically lectures at various conventions and continuing education seminars regarding risk mitigation and the litigation process.

When Matthew is not practicing law, he values traveling the world with his wife Courtney, pursuing athletics and fitness, and spending time with family.

Areas of Practice

Bar & Court Admissions

  • North Carolina 
    • United States District Court, Eastern and Middle District of North Carolina
  • South Carolina 

Publications & Recognitions

  • Listed – Super Lawyers Rising Star (Health Care/Medical Malpractice Defense; 2022, 2023)
  • Listed – Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch (Health Care/Medical Malpractice Defense; 2022, 2023)
  • Medical Conference Legal Presentations: “From the Clinic to the Courtroom”  
    • NC National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Conference
    • North Carolina Chiropractic Association, Eastern District Meeting
    • North Carolina Chiropractic Association, Fall Convention
    • Corporate Nursing Client Retreat 


  • UNC (B.S. Economics, 2009)
  • Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law; Magna Cum Laude (J.D. 2013)

Professional Associations & Memberships:

  • Wake County Bar Association 
  • North Carolina Bar Association 
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • South Carolina State Bar

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Georgetown, SC Office

219 Ridge St.
Georgetown, SC 29440
(843) 438-7480

Raleigh, NC Office

751 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 300
Raleigh, NC 27607
(919) 277-9299

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