Matthew Fletcher

Joint Head of Litigation


Contact Details

Tel. 01482 590231
Fax. 0870 600 5984
Email: mdf@gosschalks.co.uk
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About Matthew…

Matthew specialises in resolving disputes in the construction and property sectors. He acts for a number of the leading construction and development companies in the Yorkshire region and regularly deals with Adjudications, Arbitrations, TCC litigation and representing parties in Mediations.

"The most important thing is getting hold of a tricky and complicated dispute and identifying the pathway to a quick and successful outcome for my client".

Matthew is recognised for his passionate interest in the law and commercial, down to earth attitude. He acted for the successful party in a number of leading reported cases including:-

Matthew is regularly asked to deliver specialist in-house construction seminars across the region on topics including dispute avoidance and adjudication practice and procedure.


Other roles:

Member of Constructing Excellence. Member of the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association. Member of the Property Litigation Association.


Qualifications:

LL.B University of Hull (First Class) Legal Practice Course - University of Sheffield (Distinction)


Chambers & Partners quote:

Matthew Fletcher maintains a strong construction practice in the region, focusing on disputes. He represents an array of clients across the industry and offers a particular niche specialism in pylon wayleave matters. Clients describe him as "very practical and realistic," with one adding: "He is very comprehensive and direct in his appraisal of the issues, and gives you confidence going forward."


Interests:

Running, family, reading and Tottenham Hotspur FC.


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