Matthew Wilkinson BA MPNLA
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Degree BA Hons (Law) 1980
William Hutton Law Prize 1981
Admitted as a Solicitor October 1983
Member of the Law Society and the Professional Negligence Lawyers Association.
Trained with family firm (Father and Grandfather were Solicitors)
Solicitor and then Partner in family firm 1983-1991
Set up Matthew Wilkinson Solicitors 1991
Deputy Coroner District of North East North Yorkshire 1988-1996
Acting Coroner North East North Yorkshire 1996- 2000 (District closed)
Extensive experience in a broad range of contentious and non-contentious legal work for individuals and businesses. First became interested in claims against Solicitors in 1986 and has over 25 years experience in Professional Negligence claims against Solicitors and other lawyers. Having specialised in this area of work, he has built up a niche practice, which he finds interesting and challenging, at the same time as giving him the opportunity to help people with difficult problems, which arise when they have been let down by a previous Solicitor or other lawyer.Interests
The Law and helping people.
Football and cricket supporter
Matthew says “I enjoy using the law in challenging situations to help people achieve a just result regardless of the apparent strength or resources of the opposition.”
Jahan Zand LLB
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Degree LLB Hons (Law and Politics) 2007
Member of the Law Society
Joined Matthew Wilkinson June 2009
Trained with Matthew Wilkinson 2009-2012
Admitted as a Solicitor March 2012
Experience gained in training with property, probate, family, general litigation and Professional Negligence. Since admission is now mainly handling Professional Negligence casesInterests
Japanese language and animation
Matthew Wilkinson Solicitors was founded in 1991 (by Matthew Wilkinson). We are based in the North East of England and London and work for people all over the UK.
We are dedicated to the provision of a friendly, efficient and high quality legal service. Our main area of work is civil litigation, which includes any type of claim or dispute that might be resolved by the Civil Courts and Tribunals.
We are specialists in SOLICITOR'S NEGLIGENCE cases, which are Professional Negligence claims against Solicitors and other lawyers.
Free, No Obligation Enquiry
With most legal matters It is better to take action sooner rather than later. We know that contacting a Solicitor can create anxiety itself, which is why you can contact us without obligation.
Call us on 0800 043 9981 or dial 0333 577 0172 if calling from a mobile.
or contact us via email on email@example.com we’ll have a no obligation chat with you about what you need and what you hope to achieve.
We’ll happily answer any questions or queries you have and give you advice on how to progress your matter. You can be sure if you contact us that whatever you ask us to do for you will be handled professionally and efficiently, so you can get the best outcome possible without any of the hassle.
“I was very pleased that Matthew Wilkinson Solicitors agreed to act on my behalf and during the two year time span of my case they acted professionally and personably throughout.”
“I found dealing with Matthew Wilkinson first class. They always kept me fully informed as to progress with our claim and gave excellent advice as to settling the claim with the other party.”
“Very professional in all areas from start to the end of the process.”
“The advice I received was good and effective and presented in a friendly helpful manner.”
“Everything was professionaly completed with careful attention to detail. At all stages MW made us feel comfortable and confident.”
“Thank You Mr Large and Mr Wilkinson and all staff for all the help and support.”
“Mathew Wilkinson is a trustworthy person who has provided excellent service and isn’t just in it for the money. He genuinely considers the clients best interest and gives the right advice. I would recommend Mathew Wilkinson to all my contacts.”
“As someone who has had no cause to use the services of a solicitor before, I found the service you provided relaxed, friendly and thorough. Every step of the process was explained to me and I felt that at any time I could call you without feeling I was being a nuisance. The receptionists were helpful every time I had reason to call. I was grateful that you accepted the case and will be forever grateful for the work you put into my claim.”
“We were at our lowest point when we discovered this firm – just in time! Integrity and honesty are in abundance here. Down to earth, practical and the best advice in the world. The service was exceptional. We cannot recommend Matthew Wilkinson enough.”
“The service I received from the first phone call was excellent. The stress and worry of my claim was taken away by the understanding manner of my adviser.”