Matt Smith, Associate
020 7354 3000
Matt specialises in dispute resolution with a focus on professional negligence, commercial and property disputes.
He is often the first ‘port of call’ for professional negligence claims and has a wide ranging case load of claims being pursued against various professionals. He has had recent successes against a variety of professionals including solicitors and surveyors.
In the area of professional negligence, Matt’s experience of commercial and property disputes is an undoubted benefit.
His commercial experience includes commercial and contractual disputes, shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, company insolvency and bankruptcy and debt recovery. His property experience includes commercial and residential landlord and tenant matters, neighbour and boundary disputes and disputes concerning ownership and trust law. He has acted for clients ranging from large corporate entities to private individuals and small businesses.
Matt adopts a commercial approach to dispute resolution and is a keen advocate of Alternative Dispute Resolution, having successfully resolved many disputes by mediation. Matt considers the commercial nuances of each matter and focuses on resolving a dispute at the earliest possible opportunity.
He is a member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers’ Association