This is the personal website of Matthew Clayton LLB , Partner and Senior Solicitor within the Catastrophic Injury Department of Simpson Miller, heading up the Department based at their offices in Manchester.
He has been a lawyer since qualifying in 1990 and have specialised in Personal Injury, in particular, injuries of the utmost severity including Head and Brain Injury, Spinal injury and Amputation.
He studied his Bachelor of laws at Manchester Metropolitan University and has worked for a number of legal practises in and around Manchester and was a Partner and headed up the Serious Injury Department at the firm of Fentons which was ultimately taken over by Slater & Gordon, where he was a Principal lawyer.
He has been the lead solicitor in a number of leading cases in serious/complex injury and in the last 5 years alone have recovered in excess of 100 million pounds in compensation for his clients.
He is also a senior lecturer at the Royal College of Psychiatry dealing with medico-legal issues.