Matthew Johnson

Supervising Department Director

Commercial Hub

Commercial Hub, Suite 1A,
Phoenix House Christopher
Martin Road Basildon
Essex
SS14 3EZ

Basildon

19 Town Square
Basildon
Essex
SS14 1BD

Fax: 01268 240001
DX: 53002 BASILDON

Specialisms

Matthew read law at the University of Kent, graduating in 2009, and went on to complete the Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in London with a Distinction in 2011. Prior to joining Palmers Solicitors, Matthew spent a year working in the personal insolvency department of an insolvency practitioner’s firm, dealing primarily with bankruptcy cases.

Matthew joined Palmers Solicitors as a trainee in 2012 and upon qualification as a Solicitor in September 2014 has continued in our Company Commercial Department. In February 2023, he was promoted to become Departmental Director. Matthew regularly advises and represents clients on a broad range of commercial and corporate issues with particular emphasis upon:

  • corporate finance
  • commercial law matters
  • contracts
  • terms of business
  • shareholder agreements
  • business sales and acquisitions
  • intellectual property
  • business law
  • independent legal advice on personal guarantees

In his spare time, when he is not in the stands passionately supporting West Ham United FC, Matthew is a keen footballer and golfer.