• Community Involvement

Community Involvement

The Lawyers at Matney Law PLLC defend people against driving related charges, including DUI, DWI, reckless driving, speeding, driving with a suspended license, driving without a license, running a red light or stop sign, hit-and-run accidents, and passing a stopped school bus.  Our attorneys serve the Virginia Peninsula and the surrounding areas, including Newport News, Hampton, York County, Williamsburg, James City County, Gloucester, New Kent, Surry, Isle of Wight, Norfolk, Chesapeake, Portsmouth, and Suffolk.

Community Involvement

Mark Matney of Matney Law PLLC community involvement includes Americans for Prosperity, Hosted three community outreach events to teach people financial skills for becoming more self-reliant, Lobby Day activities, Grass Roots Academy

Denbigh Warwick Business Association

Virginia Peninsula Food Bank, Legal Frenzy participant, Participated with other lawyers to raise support for the Food Bank in 2015 & 2016

Legal Clinics for Community of Faith Mission, 2014 & 2015

Peninsula YMCA, fundraiser 2016

Mr. Matney attends Relevant Church in Williamsburg.


Alliance Defending Freedom, 2008 National Litigation Academy, Allied Attorney.  Mr. Matney has donated more than 700 hours of legal services through Alliance Defending Freedom. Upon reaching 450 hours he became part of their Honor Guard. His volunteer work has included providing legal clinics, serving on the boards of nonprofit organizations, and advising churches and ministry leaders.

Cameroon Mission Trip – Joint project of Hope Outreach International Ministry and Evangel Theological Seminary, August 2013, 2 weeks instructing School of Practical Ministry for pastors and other ministry leaders

Classical Conversations, 9th grade Tutor/Instructor for homeschool community, Fall, 2012

Operation Mobilization – One year mission trip to Montreal, Quebec, Fall 1992 to Fall 1993, Outreach to young people living on the city’s streets

Law School at William & Mary: Christian Legal Society, Honor Council, Peninsula Legal Aid


Mark Matney, of Matney Law, PLLC, has served on the following boards:

New Town United Methodist Church, Leadership Board, January, 2014 to December, 2016. Served on the following subcommittees: Finance, Staff-Parish relations, Nominations, Communications.

Care Net Pregnancy Resource Centers, Previous board member, 2 years.

Evangel Theological Seminary, Previous board member, 3 years.

Newport News Bar Association, Board of Directors, Community Service Committee, July 2017 to Present

Newport News Bar Association, Board of Directors, Community Service Committee, July 2017 to Present

Republican Nominee

Mark Matney was the 2015 Republican nominee for Virginia’s 1st District State Senate race.