Partner and head of dispute resolution practice group. Specialises in resolving complex commercial contractual disputes, partnership disputes, defamation actions, private parking law, professional negligence claims, Magistrates' Court cases, and has a particular interest in disputes involving wills and probate. Matthew is a highly-skilled operator with a reputation for winning contentious and high profile legal cases. Successful for his client in the groundbreaking and widely reported Westcott v Westcott defamation case and an experienced mediation advocate with a great track record of settlements. A CEDR accredited mediator.
Trained at Lee Bolton & Lee Solicitors, Westminster; joined B P Collins in 1997, became partner in 2002 and Practice Group Leader in 2009
EdieWaste, Institute of Leadership and Management, Real Business
Enjoys skiing, hill walking, travelling (especially Africa) and raising money each year for the St Lawrence Home of Hope Orphanage in Zambia