We are solicitors specialising in employment law, HR legal, franchising, risk management, dispute resolution and commercial litigation.

Based in Reigate, Surrey, with excellent links to the City, we service our clients in London, nationally and internationally. We offer our personal and pragmatic legal advice to clients with a flexible approach to costs, tailored to your business needs.

You can rely on us as your lawyers. We are always willing to go the extra mile to achieve the best results for you. We work in partnership with you in an energetic and dynamic way. We are committed to high quality service and committed to success.

Highly regarded lawyers at leading firm Boddy Matthews Solicitors, Helen and Kate provide legal services across Surrey, Reigate and London and for international clients as required.

We look forward to working with you.

Both Helen Boddy and Kate Matthews have once again been ranked in the key Legal Directories as leading lawyers in their fields of Employment, Franchising and Litigation.

Boddy Matthews’ practice has also been ranked for Employment, Commercial Litigation, Corporate & Commercial.

Helen Boddy is ranked as a Leading Individual in Legal 500’s Elite “Leading lawyers” list. This is the Legal 500 United Kingdom 2020’s guide to outstanding lawyers nationwide.

“We get a very personal service and it feels like it’s part of our team.” “Nice people to work with, and commercially focused.” “Great bridge between the legal and commercial” “Instil confidence”

Chambers Legal Directory 2019

“Rigorous and authoritative in handling difficult cases” “Very good, positive attitude and commercial awareness”

Legal 500 Legal Directory 2019


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Clients say:

“Helen Boddy is an excellent employment lawyer; she looks at cases from a pragmatic as well as professional angle, resulting in helpful and comprehensive advice to the client.

“Helen is great at communicating clearly, cutting through a maze of facts and putting across the salient points. She is a great negotiator.

“Kate Matthews’ commercial and technical knowledge is excellent. She is tenacious in the protection of her clients’ interests, whilst keeping open a sensible line of approach with the opposition.

“Kate provides valuable advice in a clear and concise fashion.

“Both Helen Boddy and Kate Matthews go out of their way to fit around their clients’ time requirements. They are extremely flexible and their advice is of a high quality, and pragmatic. They are both extremely easy to work with.”

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