Matt Donnelly

What Matt can do for you

Matt provides advice on a range of corporate and commercial issues with his expertise lying in intellectual property, commercial drafting and data protection.  Before joining Hempsons, Matt spent over two years working in the technology and creative sectors and developed a strong understanding working with a range of clients from very early stage companies through to large multinational organisations.

Matt has worked closely with global accelerator programs and leading universities to deliver tailored advice to businesses on a range of topics including corporate structure, intellectual property and commercial documentation. Matt also worked in corporate finance and is experienced in a wide variety of matters from company incorporations all the way through to raising late seed and Series A rounds.

Matt always takes a personal, hands on approach and is keen to learn and develop strong client relationships to ensure that the best possible service can be delivered to the clients of the firm.

Main areas of expertise

  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Drafting
  • Data Protection
  • Company Law

The clients he works with

  • Early stage and growing businesses
  • International commercial organisations
  • NHS Trusts


  • LLB Law with Criminology (2013)
  • Legal Practice Course (2014)
  • Professional Skills Course (2018)


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