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Matthew Leverton has wide-ranging litigation and dispute resolution experience. He regularly handles applications for interim relief (including search orders and freezing orders) and trial litigation, and is well versed in alternative dispute resolution, with experience in expert determination, arbitration and mediation.

He is routinely instructed on heavyweight, high value commercial disputes and has experience in acting for clients operating in a variety of industries and sectors including telecoms, technology, engineering, financial services, travel, entertainment, sport, fashion and retail.

He also leads the Firm’s Technology Disputes team, and has represented many of the Firm’s technology-sector clients, and technology-oriented clients, in resolving numerous contentious issues, both at the pre-action stage and via litigation and ADR.

He also has significant experience in representing private individuals (including ultra-high net worth individuals) in connection with contentious issues of all kinds, acting to protect those individuals’ assets, property, information and personal interests.

He also has extensive contentious property experience, representing clients of all kinds in respect of their property interests and disputes. He routinely handles landlord and tenant disputes (including service charge disputes, dilapidations claims, and lease determination disputes), claims in private nuisance, and disputes arising out of property renovation and development.