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Matthew Sidebottom

Partner Head of the Family, Dispute Resolution & Criminal Department

Profile

Matthew Sidebottom is the head of the Litigation Department and a partner at Hegarty Solicitors.

Matthew has been with Hegarty Solicitors since 1986. He joined and then qualified with the firm after completing his studies at the London School of Economics and College of Law, London.

Overseeing all aspects of commercial litigation, Matthew specialises in contentious probate, Wills and Trusts disputes, boundary disputes, Chancery litigation, defamation and planning.

His considerable experience has led Matthew to be asked to speak on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire on the subject of commercial litigation.

Matthew is a key member of the Rural/Agricultural Sector team. He has experience of contentious agricultural matters and recently acted in a high profile farm dispute involving breach of trust issues and insolvency. Matthew successfully resolved the case with the farm assets being preserved.

Having grown up in Peterborough, Matthew has strong links with the local community.

Thanks for your guidance in administering my Mum’s estate. First and last time I hope. You and Mathew have been a calming influence on some of the most stressful and upsetting times of my life and I thank you from the heart for that.

Thanks once again you have been great solicitors and if I ever need your services again I will certainly have no hesitation in contacting you again or your firm.

Mr M. Wills, Trusts and Probate Client

Thank you Greg and all of your colleagues for your work on my behalf. It was a complicated one and I appreciate it immensely.

Mr H. Wills, Trusts and Probate & Litigation Client

The extremely commercially minded Matthew Sidebottom and Kally Singh make formidable allies.

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