Leading barrister joins Birketts
Matthew Gowen has joined the corporate criminal defence team at top 100 law firm Birketts as a barrister.
Commenting on his appointment, Matthew said “Birketts is recognised as a one of the top UK law firms and is consistently rated in the top bandings in the leading legal directories. I am delighted to be joining a team and firm with a reputation for excellence that represents a large number of national and international businesses, organisations and individuals in a wide range of cases.”
Laura Thomas, head of the corporate criminal defence team at Birketts added: “Matthew is a great addition to the team. He was previously a consultant for the firm and brings a wealth of experience from over 20 years at the criminal Bar. He offers advice and representation in all areas of corporate and regulatory crime and is recommended in the latest edition of Chambers UK Bar. The addition of such a highly qualified member of the team will help ensure that the team continues to offer our clients a premier legal offering when advising on the legal aspects of health and safety, crime, regulatory, transport and environment.”