Philip is an Associate who joined the Residential team in 2015 after completing his training contract with a firm in Devon.

He assists in acting for developers in relation to large scale site acquisitions and disposals. He advises on reports on title, site acquisition and disposal contractual documentation and site assembly matters including infrastructure agreements and affordable housing disposals to registered providers.

As well as advising developer clients, Philip also advises clients in relation to the sale and purchase of existing residential properties and portfolios and assists in large scale portfolio transactions. He regularly assists with complex large-scale portfolio acquisitions, sales and refinance matters throughout England and Wales. Philip also advises investor clients on individual unit purchases and auction reports.


Examples of experience include advising:

  • Bellway on numerous development site acquisitions including in relation to the acquisition of a 93 unit site in Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington
  • Bellway on affordable housing unit sales and estate set up matters including plot sale documentation and infrastructure agreements
  • Grainger plc assisting in the refinance of approximately 1200 units across 12 portfolios.