Our Founder and Managing Partner, Matt Pugh, has been recognised by the Legal 500 as one of the top 7 ‘leading individuals’ working as property litigators in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

“I have been overwhelmed by the positive feedback we have received from our clients and peers as part of this process and would like to thank all those who generously gave their time to speak to the researchers. The business is going from strength to strength. We are all proud to be working with such prestigious clients and to be in the position that we are, only 2 ½ years after opening the doors”. ~ Founder & Partner, Matt Pugh


‘Matt Pugh is always an impressive performer. Tenacious but personable, good with the detailed law and with commercial practicalities.’
‘Hagen Wolf, led by Matt Pugh… has an excellent reputation and an impressive list of prestigious clients.’

Legal 500 wrote…

Property litigation boutique Hagen Wolf ‘offers an exceptional service’ and brings a ‘fresh and dynamic energy to all contentious matters’, when acting for its client roster of major transport operators, landed estates, property investors and landlords. Founding partner and practice leader Matt Pugh, who is praised as ‘an expert in his field’, covers all aspects of commercial, residential and agricultural property disputes. The team’s offering was bolstered by the arrival of Richard Robinson, who joined in April 2022 from Knights plc.

Key clients

West Midland Trains, Northern Trains, LNER, Severfield Plc, Stagecoach Plc, Vue Cinemas, ScS Furniture, The Bierkeller, ALS Global, LS Estates.