Meet the Team
Leech & Co started in 1988 as a 3 partner firm. The management structure of the firm ensures that there is a strong team ethic within the firm which in turn guarantees that our clients receive the highest quality service.
The word 'partner', used in relation to the company, refers to a shareholder or director of the company or an employee or consultant of the company who is a lawyer with equivalent standing and qualifications.
A list of directors, together with a list of those persons who are designated
as partners, associates and litigation managers, is open to inspection at the
Peter joined Leech & Co in 1991 after graduating in Law at Sheffield University, following a career in banking. He became a partner in 1995, specialising in personal injury law and runs a team of personal injury lawyers. A fervent supporter of Liverpool FC, Peter is married with 2 children.
Having studied History at the University of Liverpool and retraining in Law, Matthew joined Leech & Co in 1997 as trainee solicitor. On qualifying as a solicitor in 1999, Matthew rapidly rose up the ranks to become partner in May 2002.