Philip is an experienced corporate lawyer. His work includes mergers and acquisitions (including private share/asset sales), corporate finance, joint ventures and large scale capital projects work. He has extensive experience in transactional, commercial and project work all over the world including the Middle East, Europe, Latin America, Asia and throughout Africa.

Philip has particular experience in the oil & gas sector having gained considerable experience in industry working for a variety of blue chip international oil & gas operating companies, including as UK counsel for Sasol. He is a member of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators and a former Chairman of the UK Energy Lawyers Group. Philip has also advised on a number of mining and natural resources projects in Africa and Asia.