Both in the United Kingdom and internationally Philip’s reputation is unrivalled as a specialist chancery and commercial litigator and adviser. He is acknowledged to bring a sensible business approach to all cases and matters on which he is asked to advise. His clients praise him for his clear and pragmatic approach and the manner in which he is attentive to their concerns and a delight to deal with.
In the Legal Directories Philip is described as bringing to his cases an attention to detail and a cross-examination skill that are second to none.
In the property field Philip advises on all freehold and leasehold matters and has a long-established practice as a litigator in all aspects of landlord and tenant law, rent reviews in respect of some of the most well known offices and retail premises including flagship units in central London. Regular guests of his solicitors and clients at MIPIM.
In both the Chancery and Commercial Courts Philip practices as a specialist in trust and professional negligence work, civil fraud and asset recovery and shareholder agreements. He has considerable experience in securing and opposing freezing and search injunctions as well as tracing orders of both a domestic and international nature.
Philip’s practice has also had a significant international element having acted on cases in jurisdictions such as the United States, Switzerland, Norway, Holland, Greece, Malta, Lichtenstein and Monte Carlo.