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Mr Matthew Conway

Call: 2015

Practice Areas

Crime

Matthew acts for both the prosecution and defence in all matters of criminal law including:

  • Assault offences;
  • Drug offences;
  • Dishonesty offences;
  • Motoring offences;

He regularly appears in both the Magistrates’ and Crown Court conducting trials, sentences and appeals.

Matthew is currently a Level 1 CPS Panel Advocate.

Areas of Practice

Background

Matthew joined Chambers in September 2018 following a successful completion of his common law pupillage under the supervision of Mr Fraser Lindsay.

Prior to pupillage Matthew was a Legal Research Assistant working in the disclosure department on behalf of the Claimants in the ” Kenyan Emergency Group Litigation”. With over 40,000 claimants, it was one of the largest Group Litigation Orders in Europe and had a disclosure that exceeded two-hundred thousand pages.

 

Education

Manchester Law School BPTC: Very competent

Manchester Law School GDL: Distinction

University of Manchester BA Honours, English Language: 2:1

 

Awards/ Scholarships

2016 – Awarded Baron Dr Ver Heyden De Lancey Prize, Middle Temple

2014 – Melissa McDermott Scholarship, Middle Temple

2014 – Winner of UH/Blackstone’s National Criminal Advocacy Competition

2014 – Winner of Manchester Law School Criminal Mock Trial Competition

2013 – Awarded the Oxford University Press Law Prize

 

Interests

Hiking, reading, art, music and doing his best to play the guitar and piano.

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