Matt is the principal of MCG Legal. He was first admitted as a Barrister in Queensland on 12 June 2001 before becoming a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland on 23 December 2003. Matt is also registered as a Solicitor of the High Court of Australia and the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory.
Matt is a married father and step father to six children. Matt was schooled on the Gold Coast and remains active within the local community through sports. Being an active participant for over 33 years, Matt was the former President of Cricket Gold Coast and still plays locally as a member of the Mudgeeraba Nerang Cricket Club where his boys also play juniors.