Matthew McGovern graduated with an LLB (Hons) from the University of Strathclyde before obtaining his Diploma in Professional Legal Practice from the same institution, where he also served as President of the Strathclyde Law Society. He is a member of the Law Society of Scotland and the Scottish Young Lawyer’s Association.
He completed his traineeship with McGovern Reid Court Lawyers and qualified in November 2018. He is already proving popular with clients as a result of his confident, caring manner and focus on getting the best result for every client.
He has a particular interest in road traffic prosecutions, domestic abuse allegations and cases involving the Children’s Panel.