Matthew Heywood Represents Local Authority in 15 day Sexual Abuse Case - Dec 2020
Matthew Heywood is a well regarded leading junior. He is known for his high ranking ability in court as an advocate in the most complex and testing of cases where he routinely leads junior counsel.
He has a wide ranging practice and is instructed in both private and public law matters in all tiers of the family court. Matthew provides seminars in chambers and online.
He is also instructed by Local Authorities in the most complex public law cases. Matthew is also instructed in cases that involve extradition, human rights and international law.
He prosecutes and defends at all levels including the High Court & Court of Appeal. He has been instructed in the most serious and heavy weight of cases including murder, arson, large scale conspiracy and serious complex white collar crime (including bribery and corruption).View full profile »
Matthew Heywood represents Applicant Local Authority in 20 day complex FII case - Nov 2020
Detained in Dubai: Matthew Heywood appointed junior in Sheikha Latifa Al Maktoum’s case - Aug 2019
Matthew Heywood and Sophie Evans secure suspended sentence in class A drugs conspiracy - Jul 2018
Matthew Heywood leads Vanessa Long in multi handed conspiracy - Aug 2017
Matthew Heywood is successful in the Court of Appeal - Aug 2017
Matthew Heywood successfully secures senior prison officer’s job and pension - Aug 2017
Matthew Heywood in successful prosecution for murder - Sep 2015
Matthew Heywood secures convictions for three involved in vicious stabbing case - Aug 2015
Matthew Heywood secures convictions for the Crown in a large scale Graffiti case - Feb 2015
Matthew Heywood instructed in the High Court on child suffocation case - Jul 2013
Matthew Heywood appears in the High Court in an international child abduction case - Nov 2012
Matthew Heywood, formerly of Eastbourne Chambers, has joined our Family and Crime teams - Oct 2012