Matthew has significant commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring experience in the financial services sector. He regularly advises financial institutions, hedge funds, limited partnerships, investors and bankruptcy professionals in relation to disputes or other crisis events and appears at all levels of the courts of the Cayman Islands.
Matthew joined Maples and Calder in 2006 and was elected as a partner in 2009. He previously worked for Freshfields in London and Russell McVeagh in New Zealand. Matthew has been recommended in Legal 500, Chambers Global and Who's Who Legal.
Worcester College, Oxford, BCL (Distinction), 2000
Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand, LLB, BCA, 1996
1997 – Admitted as a barrister and solicitor in New Zealand (does not practise as a barrister or solicitor in New Zealand)
2002 – Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (does not practise as an English solicitor)
2006 – Admitted as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands