Philip takes instruction from those who allege fraud as well as those who wish to defend against it. Most of the disputes Philip is instructed on are property-related and contractual in nature, which typically involves conveyancing transactions and business dealings between partners, directors and employees.

Philip’s ability to digest and distil large amounts of information and documentation, along with his renowned cross-examination skills sets him apart. This skill enables him to assess the substance of cases quickly.


Clients often find themselves in difficult situations, which may need fighting or diffusing in or out of court. Either option is available, and both are supported by guidance concerning the law and tactical advice to obtain the best possible outcome.