Matt Nelson

Matt Nelson

Peoria, Illinois
(309) 265-0812
(309) 938-4296
(309) 673-8759

Matt was born in California, but has lived in Tremont, Illinois since 2000, having graduated from Tremont High School.  He returned to the area after completing his education at Olivet Nazarene University and the University of Illinois College of Law.

Matt began his practice in 2013 as a solo practitioner, with his office in Tremont.  His practice extends to a number of areas including Estate Planning, representing Charitable and Faith Based Organizations, Real Estate, and Business Law.  Matt is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois.

Matt is an active member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Morton, Illinois, where he leads worship and teaches the College and Career-Age Sunday School class.  Matt’s hobbies include playing and writing music, watching and attending Illini football and basketball games, golfing, and playing basketball


  • University of Illinois College of Law, Champaign, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2013
  • Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Illinois
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2010