Philip joined Richards Butler in 1991 and has been a partner in the Corporate Group since 1997.
Philip has been listed by both Chambers and The Legal 500 independent client guides as a leading individual in corporate finance.
He advises public listed and private companies, financial institutions and state owned entities on a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions and regulatory matters, including public and private M&A, private equity, joint ventures, fund raising, corporate and securities law issues and large commercial contracts.
Philip’s experience spans a wide variety of industry sectors. He has particular experience of advising clients in the energy, trade and commodities, hotels and leisure, media, private equity, and shipping, logistics and rail industries, and has acted on some of the highest profile transactions in those sectors over the last 20 years.