What can Matthew do for you?
Matt is a formidable divorce lawyer who is known for his meticulous and straight-talking approach. He was recommended as one of the ‘Best Family Lawyers for High Net-Worth Clients’ in the Spear’s Family Law Index 2022 and is also ranked in the leading legal directories. Matt was previously shortlisted for Family Partner of the Year at the Citywealth Future Leader Awards 2020 and was named one of the Top 35 under 35 private client practitioners by eprivateclient in 2019 and 2020.
Supporting your ambitions
Matt seeks to get to the heart of the issues from the very first meeting. His approach means that an early settlement is often possible. His work covers all aspects of family law including divorce, matrimonial finances, the preparation of pre and post-nuptial agreements and children matters. Matt specialises in complex divorce cases involving business interests, trusts, foreign assets or multiple properties. Matt commonly deals with cases concerning disputes over non-matrimonial property, such as assets acquired prior to the marriage, after separation or inherited wealth. He has also acted in a number of complex children cases, which have involved parental alienation and applications to permanently move abroad with a child.
What do others say?
“His communication and support were outstanding whilst his expertise and tactical, focused approach were critical in getting my messy predicament finally resolved.” – Legal 500
“Matthew Heyworth stands as a very astute lawyer and strategist and a partner who is not afraid to roll up his sleeves.” – Legal 500
“Matt Heyworth’s teeth are razor sharp” – Accountant
What else should you know?
Matt’s expertise and approach is often called upon by clients where their husband or wife are refusing to negotiate sensibly, refusing to engage in the process or failing to provide full disclosure of their financial position. Matt is also commonly asked by prospective clients to provide a second opinion on cases that are ongoing with other lawyers.