Matthew Rowe

Head of PR and Communications


Matthew joined Birketts in 2014 and is an award-winning Marketing Manager with almost 20 years’ professional service / B2B experience. He manages the Communication Team and is responsible for the firm's marketing communications initiatives (online and offline): PR, client publications, website, social media marketing, email marketing, sponsorship, advertising, brand design and internal communications.

Since joining Birketts Matthew has:

  • launched our responsive website
  • overseen the refinement of Birketts' visual identity - typography, colour palette, image style and publication layouts
  • successfully transferred the firm's email marketing operation to a new email marketing provider
  • launched Birketts' advertising campaign - 'No nonsense, just clarity' positioning Birketts as both different from the competition and on the client’s side
  • overseen the production of a corporate video entitled ‘Choosing the right solicitors - clear legal advice’
  • introduced a firm wide internal communications initiative.

Other Information

Matthew is a member of the Ipswich office's Birketts' Charity Foundation Funding Panel and ISMS Committee. He previously sat on the firm's CSR Committee.

Away from the office Matthew sits on Colchester Swimming Club's Committee as the Press Secretary and was previously a Governor at a primary school in Colchester.

Matthew is a Chartered Institute of Public Relations Member and is based at our Ipswich office.

CIPR Member