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Matthew Weaver

| Call 2002

Profile: Overview

Matthew has an impressive Chancery/commercial practice with a particular specialism in insolvency.

Experience and Expertise

Matthew has built an impressive chancery/commercial practice with a particular specialism in insolvency.

He regularly appears in the specialist courts and whilst his practice is founded on substantial insolvency and company law expertise, he also specialises in the areas commercial fraud and asset tracing, partnership and professional liability, all of which combine to allow him to provide his clients with a wide commercial law service.

Matthew is well respected by his peers, instructing solicitors, professional lay clients and Judges alike for both his legal abilities, on paper and in Court, and his common sense, commercial approach to issues and disputes. He has a loyal following from both solicitors and lay clients, for whom Matthew is their first choice Counsel.

Matthew has been recommended consistently over a number years in the legal directories in the areas of Commercial Dispute Resolution and Restructuring/Insolvency (Chambers and Partners); and Commercial, Banking, Insolvency and Chancery Law (Legal 500), being praised as providing “a high level of technical expertise, quality advocacy and a user-friendly attitude” and being, amongst other things, “an impressive junior with experience appearing in high-value corporate, banking and commercial fraud litigation” and “knowledgeable, commercial, user-friendly and good on his feet”. He is a regular contributor to Corporate Rescue and Insolvency as well as being a speaker at many in-house and externally organised seminars.


Cases and Work of Note



The directories have consistently praised Matthew, describing him as:


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Chambers 2019

Matthew Weaver
'Astute, responsive and great with clients and judges'

Legal 500