Matthew has specialised in Public and Administrative Law for more than 20 years. He has advised bodies from many different sectors – including health and social care, local government, education and law enforcement – on statutory powers and duties, constitutional issues, regulation and professional disciplinary matters, Human Rights, Privacy, Confidentiality, Freedom of Information and Data Protection.
Matthew is an experienced litigator, having conducted a wide range of complex and high profile cases – including sensitive tribunal hearings, judicial reviews, and appeals – covering all levels of the domestic judicial system. He has also represented clients in the European Court of Human Rights, and acted in a series of the most important Public Inquiries and major investigations of recent years.
Matthew has extensive knowledge of the legislative process, having worked on several high profile Bill teams responsible for shaping and helping to steer Primary Legislation through Parliament. He has also worked with communications and other consultants to build the case for legislative reform in a wide range of settings.
- R (Antoniou) -v- Central and North West London NHS Foundation Trust  EWHC 3055 Admin