AREAS OF PRACTICE
Matt re-joined Lloyds PR Solicitors in August 2019. He previously worked at the firm during summer 2018, before taking a year out to complete his Bar Professional Training Course at City Law School. Under the supervision of Harsha Rupasinghe and Mohsin Ariff, Matt works on serious, complex, and often high-profile Crown Court cases. His work spans the full spectrum of offences from burglary to conspiracies to supply class A drugs and homicide.
He is also currently in the process of becoming an accredited police station representative.
Prior to working for Lloyds PR Solicitors, Matt worked in education and charities. During his BPTC, he also volunteered extensively for the National Centre for Domestic Violence, conducting telephone conferences with clients and drafting witness statements in support of applications for injunctions.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bar Professional Training Course, City Law School – Very Competent (received major Exhibition award and further discretionary scholarship from City Law School)
Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP University – Commendation
MA Modern Literature, University of Leicester – Distinction (received full AHRC scholarship)
BA English, University of Leicester – First-Class Honours
MEMBERSHIPS AND ASSOCIATIONS
- The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple
- Youth Practitioners’ Association
Outside work, Matt enjoys running, music, cooking, visiting art galleries and travel.