Matthew Stockwell

Barrister

Exchange Chambers

Matthew is a barrister at Exchange Chambers. He served on the national executive committee of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) between 2007 and 2015—as vice president in 2012 and president in 2013.

Matthew has undertaken clinical negligence work throughout his career and is regularly instructed to advise and represent patients and their families in claims involving all areas of clinical practice including neurology, neurosurgery, spinal and other orthopaedic surgery, obstetrics and neo-natal management, pain medicine and anaesthesia, paediatrics, gynaecology, general surgery, vascular, cardiac and stroke management.

Drawing upon his complementary experience in the sphere of mental health and mental capacity law, Matthew is particularly adept at dealing with claims involving informed consent, psychiatric treatment and psychiatric injury.

Matthew’s clinical negligence practice increasingly focuses on high value brain and spinal injuries.