Matthew Davies

Senior Associate Jersey
Matthew Davies
Matthew is an excellent practitioner. Considered and calm and insightful in his advice. He inspires confidence in clients and works well with co-counsel. A safe and quality pair of hands! Client feedback, Citywealth Leaders List, 2021

Overview

Matthew is a senior associate in the dispute resolution team. He has a broad range of experience, including contentious trust matters, regulatory matters, insolvencies, and commercial and financial disputes.
  • Background & experience

    Matthew qualified as an English solicitor in March 2019 and in 2021 qualified as a Jersey Advocate, having trained with Ogier. He currently offers advice in relation to a broad range of areas including commercial and financial disputes, regulatory matters, shareholder disputes, and contentious trust matters.

    During his training contract with Ogier, Matthew sat in the investment funds, corporate and private client and trusts teams.

    Prior to joining Ogier, Matthew worked as a paralegal in the litigation department of another leading Jersey law firm, where he assisted on a wide range of contentious and non-contentious matters.

    Matthew graduated from the University of Kent in 2014 with First Class Honours in Law, and went on to complete the Bar Professional Training Course at Nottingham Law School in 2015, attaining an overall mark of ‘Very Competent’. Matthew achieved a distinction on the LPC at BPP University in 2017 while working at Ogier.

    Matthew won IFC Lawyer of the Year - Associate (Bronze) at the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards 2020.

    Admitted in:

    2021 - Jersey
    2019 - England and Wales

     

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  • Recognition

    Matthew is an excellent practitioner. Considered and calm and insightful in his advice. He inspires confidence in clients and works well with co-counsel. A safe and quality pair of hands! Client feedback, Citywealth Leaders List, 2021
    IFC Lawyer of the Year - Associate (Bronze) Citywealth's Future Leaders Awards 2020
    Top 35 Under 35 ePrivateClient, 2021