Matthew specialises in serious crime, including murder, serious sexual and violent offences, offences against children as well as cases involving drugs and fraud. In the past year Matthew has defended successfully in a number of serious cases tried at Crown Courts in the South of England. Matthew is a specialist rape prosecutor.
Recent cases include:
- R v. B (allegation of multiple sexual assaults by grandfather)
- R v. O (allegation of assault by penetration and smothering)
- He also defended successfully in R v. W and others as part of a large scale Ministry of Defence fraud tried at Winchester Crown Court.