Matthew graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Canterbury in 2020. He was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court in 2021.
Matthew joined Hesketh Henry in 2022, having previously worked at a leading New Zealand boutique employment law firm. Matthew provides advice to employer, employee and union clients in all aspects of employment law, particularly around personal grievances, employment processes and collective bargaining. He is especially interested in employment investigations, managing restructuring processes, and matters relating to health and safety at work.
Matthew has appeared at mediation and regularly assists with matters in the Employment Relations Authority and the Employment Court. He has also presented at LegalWise seminars and has published work in the NBR, ADLS’ Law News and the HCA Magazine.
Matthew is passionate about providing and achieving practical and tailored solutions for his clients.