Matthew Bignell

Matthew Bignell

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Matthew graduated from the University of Bristol in 2016, gaining an LLB (Hons). He completed the Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) course at the University of Oxford in 2018.

Prior to commencing pupillage, Matthew worked as a Teaching Associate at Queen Mary, University of London. He has also previously been employed as a Research Assistant at the University of Oxford, and as a Legal Editor at Sparqa – an app that provides accessible legal advice to UK businesses.

Matthew has volunteered at the Free Representation Unit as a Social Security Advocate, representing clients who were not eligible for legal aid in appeals before the social security tribunal.

As a pupil, Matthew will gain experience in all of chambers’ core areas of expertise including commercial litigation, employment, personal injury, clinical negligence, insurance and reinsurance, professional negligence, and tax.

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