Matthew is an experienced commercial litigator with expertise in complex financial and company disputes and international arbitration.

In his broad commercial litigation and dispute resolution practice Matthew acts for large corporate entities, funds and fund managers, SMEs and high-net-worth individuals bringing and defending claims in the High Court, Court of Appeal and under various arbitration institutions (e.g. LCIA, ICC).

Matthew has detailed knowledge and extensive experience of company-related disputes (including unfair prejudice petitions and claims against directors), contractual claims, financial markets and banking disputes, and group/collective actions and professional negligence claims. He is well versed in all forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) including mediation.

Matthew is a veteran user of third-party litigation funding and litigation insurance products, which help his clients to reduce and share the risk and costs associated with high-stakes litigation. He is adept at helping his clients turn their disputes and litigation risks into insurable contingent assets.

  • Matthew Reach is an exceptionally talented commercial litigator, focusing on high-value commercial and company disputes. Matthew is the go-to for certain litigation funders.

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