Chambers is delighted to welcome military law barrister Matthew Bolt as a Door Tenant

22 January 2021

Matthew is an experienced Service Courts practitioner who has successfully represented defendants charged with a wide variety of criminal offences. Recent instructions have included a long-term conspiracy to evade duty, fraud and sexual assaults. He also has experience across the whole gamut of service offences.

Matthew regularly prosecutes and defends in the Crown Court and has conducted trials in cases involving a wide range of criminal offences including regulatory matters and military law. He is a Grade 3 for General Crime and Grade 2 for Serious Crime prosecutor.

He is also direct accessed qualified.

Described as hands on, easy to work with, and someone who quickly gets to the heart of a case and adds value, he is a high calibre advocate who has a keen understanding of the commercial reality of his cases.

Matthew also practises from Cornwall Street, Birmingham.