I am a Partner and lead advisor in the Restructuring and Insolvency Team, providing pragmatic and commercially sensible advice in challenging and time critical circumstances. I am a Licensed Insolvency Practitioner and Solicitor, and have been recommended in both Chambers 2022 and the Legal 500 directory.
I advise insolvency practitioners on formal appointments as administrators, liquidators and trustees in bankruptcy, directors of businesses in financial distress and lenders with underperforming facilities
"Sensible straightforward practical advice. Always value for money." - Partner in national firm of Insolvency Practitioners
Areas of Expertise
Acting for administrators in sales of businesses and assets across a variety of sectors.
Acting for trustees in bankruptcy in litigation and disputes to realise assets and pursue claims.
Advising the board of a £300m turnover business in financial distress.
What others say
“It is always a pleasure working with Matthew. He takes a commercial, no-nonsense approach and works closely with clients to achieve the right outcome.” – Chambers and Partners 2020
“We go to Matt to deal with the difficult cases.” – Director in National advisory firm
Away from the office
I enjoy hiking and recently walked the Coast to Coast in 2017. I also enjoy cooking and gigging.