Skip to content

Matthew Turner

Call 2018


Matthew undertakes commercial and property damage cases, with a particular focus on those involving incidents of theft or fraud (including cybercrime and ‘invoice hijacking’ cases).

Selected Cases

  • Representing a wool and fabric shop in a claim against a sandblasting company that carried out a ‘cash in hand’ job next door which caused dust and grit ingress into the property (but then denied having carried out the work);
  • Representing a commercial tenant in a claim against a building security company following a burglary in which a number of laptops were stolen;
  • Representing a security contractor in claim by a haulage company following the theft of a trailer full of luxury handbags from its depot;
  • Representing the managing agent of a building in a claim by a tenant whose cheque (intended to make payment of the service charge) was intercepted and cashed by fraudsters;
  • Representing a building contractor in a claim by a sub-contractor for non-payment where the contractor had paid a fake invoice issued by fraudsters who had hacked the sub-contractor’s email account;
  • Representing a Hindu temple in a claim by a devotee who was unable to attend the temple and receive food from the priests (following prayers / offerings made to her ancestors) due to Covid-19 restrictions;
View full profile »


  • Maxwell Law Prize (2014) – top graduating law student
  • JD & Elizabeth Marsden Prize (2014) – outstanding academic and extracurricular achievement
  • Clyde & Co Prize in EU/EC Trade Law (2012) – best performing student in EU law




  • Bar Transfer Test, BPP Law School (2018)
  • Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School (2015), Distinction
  • LLB (Hons) Law with American Law, University of Nottingham (2010 – 2014), First Class with Distinction in American Law (top graduating student)


  • PIBA
  • BHRC

Portfolio Builder


Select the practice areas that you would like to download or add to the portfolio

Download Add to portfolio
Portfolio close
Title Type CV Email

Remove All


Click here to email this list.