Matt joined Mellor Olsson in October 2013, following the merger of Jenkins Anderson and Mellor Olsson. Matt is responsible for the day-to-day management of our Port Lincoln office, working closely alongside partners from the Adelaide office, and regularly visits clients at Kimba and Cleve.
Matt graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2006 with a Bachelor of Laws with Honours and a Bachelor of Arts. After graduating Matt worked with legal firms based in regional SA and Adelaide. During his time in Adelaide, he completed the Foundation Tax course through the Tax Institute of Australia.
Matt practises in the non-litigious aspects of commercial law, property law, estate planning and deceased estate administration. He has a particular interest in farm succession planning.
Matt has been involved in various community organisations. He has served as a volunteer fire fighter with the Country Fire Service in Jamestown and Adelaide and, from 2011 to 2018, as a retained fire fighter with the Metropolitan Fire Service in Port Lincoln. In January 2016, Matt was appointed a director of the company which operates the Port Lincoln Community Bank® Branch of Bendigo Bank. This is a voluntary position.
Matt is a member of the Law Society of South Australia and an affiliate member of the Tax Institute.