Administrative Law or Judicial Review
Matthew was called to the Bar of Northern Ireland in 2019 and is currently available to accept instructions in all areas of practice.
He undertook his pupillage with a Civil and Criminal practitioner, gaining experience in a wide range of Criminal Law, Personal Injury, Commercial Law, Administrative Law/Judicial Review, and Professional Negligence.
During pupillage, he also gained experience in Employment Law, Wills and Probate, Family Law, Mental Health Law, Human Rights, and Court Procedural Law.
Matthew is available for legal research - any area considered.
2017; LL.B (Hons) Law (2:1), School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast.
2018; LL.M Human Rights and Criminal Justice (Distinction), School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast.
2019; Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies, Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Queen’s University Belfast.
2019; Degree of Barrister-at-Law, The Honourable Society of the Inn of Court of Northern Ireland.
Matthew tutors part-time in Equity and Criminal Law at the School of Law, Queen’s University Belfast.
LL.M Dissertation: ‘Criminal Defences and the Autism Spectrum’ (Queen’s University Belfast, 2018).