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Year of Call: 2010

E: matthewmaddison@enterprisechambers.com

T: 0191 222 3344

Clerk: Joanne Caunt

Clerk: Ellen McInall

Profile

Matthew has a broad commercial chancery practice, covering both traditional chancery and commercial disputes. He has a meticulous eye, and a commercial perspective. He is noted for his insolvency experience, and has been described as a “steely advocate”.

  • Ranked as “Up and Coming” for Restructuring/Insolvency - North Eastern (Bar)
    "He's approachable, responsive and empathetic. He is also imaginative and his drafting is very effective." "A formidable opponent."

    Chambers and Partners 2020
  • Ranked for Commercial, Banking, Insolvency and Chancery law (Regional Bar: North Eastern Circuit)
    “Authoritative beyond his years and underestimated at your peril.”

    Legal 500 (2020)
  • Ranked for Commercial, Banking, Insolvency and Chancery law (Regional Bar: North Eastern Circuit)
    “A steely advocate”

    Legal 500 (2019)

Practice Areas

Significant Cases

Career and Associations

Called to the Bar, Middle Temple: 2010 (Certificate of Honour)

Bar Vocational Course: 2009-10 (Outstanding)

LLB Law, University of Leeds: 2006 – 2009 (First Class Hons; Hughes Scholar for highest overall mark)

Member of Chancery Bar Association

Associate Member of Insolvency Lawyers Association

Associate Member of R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals

Member of North East Commercial Bar Association

Publications

Contributor to The Rural Law Notebook