Mathew leads the firm's owner-managed business sector in the Midlands. He acts for owner-managed businesses, family businesses, entrepreneurs and their respective funders, as well as advising a number of major corporate clients. He advises on corporate acquisitions and disposals, MBOs, MBIs, private equity investments and funding structures and has significant experience of transactions with a cross-border element. He also advises on shareholder agreements and the constitutions of companies.

He has considerable experience of advising clients in the automotive supply chain, undertaking seven transactions in the last year in this sector.