This is the personal website of Matthew Clayton LLB (Hons), Partner and Senior Solicitor within the Catastrophic Injury Department of Simpson Millar LLP, heading up the Department that is based at their offices in Manchester.
Matthew has been a lawyer since qualifying in 1990 and specialised in Personal Injury Law, in particular, he deals with cases involving injuries of the utmost severity including Head and Brain Injury, Spinal injury and Amputation.
He studied for his Bachelor of Laws at Manchester Metropolitan University and has worked for a number of legal practices in and around Manchester. He was a Partner and within the Serious Injury Department of the firm of Fentons for over 5 years until this firm merged with Pannone Solicitors as part of Slater & Gordon, where he was appointed Principal lawyer and was one of their Lead solicitors in Catastrophic Injury claims.
He has been the Lead Solicitor in a number of leading cases in serious injury and in the last 5 years alone have recovered in excess of £100 million in compensation for his clients.