Matthew Hudson

Matthew Hudson

Associate Director

Phone: 07 3310 2029

Matthew is a lawyer of the Supreme Court of Queensland (admitted March 2015) and managing accountant operating a National practice, specialising in:

  • Consultancy services for defending and recovering unfair preferences and other types of voidable transactions (for liquidators, lawyers, accountants and creditors)
  • Preparing expert solvency or insolvency reports for Court
  • Complex insolvency disputes involving debtors or creditors
  • Investigations for insolvency practitioners and creditors looking for scrupulous transactions
  • Company and business valuations, fraud examinations, resumption of land and assessment of damages for civil litigation matters

Matthew is a founding member and current leader of SV Voidables and the voidable recovery team (VR Team). Matthew is also part of the forensic accounting team in the Brisbane office. Matthew provides a tailored, flexible and value-based approach to each matter and can even act on speculative terms.

SV Voidables and the VR Team offer nation-wide voidable transaction assistance to creditors and liquidators, with over 6 years experience operating in the QLD, NSW, VIC and SA jurisdictions. Our experience is proven with an average recovery of 83% of the quantum of claims.



  • Building and construction
  • Building materials and suppliers
  • Recreation and leisure retail/wholesale
  • Mortgage and bank lending, including trailing commissions and derivatives
  • Mining, energy, oil, gas and quarries
  • Franchising
  • Solar energy and RECs
  • Manufacturing
  • ASX-listed companies


Key projects

  • (NSW) Liquidation of a large steel fabricating company – advising in relation to the successful recovery of circa $600,000 in unfair preference payments at an average recovery rate of 99%
  • (QLD) Liquidation of concrete cutting company in Central QLD – advising in the recovery of $1.5m in unfair preference payments, which involved complex issues around third party payments post-appointment of the Liquidator
  • (VIC) Liquidation of building and construction company – investigated and identified $2.2m in unfair preference claims against 22 unsecured creditors
  • (Adelaide) Creditor of one of Adelaide’s largest Liquidations – prepared an expert solvency report for the external creditor



  • Bachelor of Laws (Hons) and Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting)
  • Lawyer of the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Advanced Certificate in Insolvency (QLD’s highest mark) (ARITA)
  • Advanced Certificate in Restructuring and Turnaround (ARITA)



  • Graduate Subscriber of the Australian Restructuring Insolvency & Turnaround Association
  • Committee Member of ARITA Young Professionals
  • Member of Women’s Insolvency Restructuring QLD
  • Member of the Australian Institute of Credit Managers
  • Member of the Society of Construction Law Australia
  • Associate Member of the Queensland Law Society

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