Matthew is a Partner in the firm’s Property Group and has worked in both private practice and in-house roles since qualifying.
Matthew’s work covers mainly the following areas:
Property Development – advising the client where necessary on the funding, packaging/structuring, purchasing and subsequent sale of sites;
Short Term Lending – advising mortgagees on securing non-regulated loans, including protection for the mortgagee where construction works are carried on during the loan period and working with the clients and any appointed receivers/administrators on any default to resolve the matter as quickly and efficiently as possible; and
Land Owners – advising land owners on the most appropriate way to maximise the return from their land by negotiating options, promotion agreements, conditional agreements etc. and working with the developers, the land owners and their tax advisors to achieve their goals.
Outside of Work
Matthew likes to spend time relaxing at home with his family.