Philip is a Consultant in the Residential Property Team.
Philip's role is to provide an efficient and professional support service to other lawyers dealing with technical and complex property matters.
Prior to joining Ashfords, Philip was with Stephens Scown for 18 years. There he dealt with landlord and tenant matters, strategic land development options and was Sector Head of a nationally respected Mining & Minerals Team; and in that respect, specialised in mineral options, both freehold and leasehold, and security and legal title work.
- An international mining company: Advising in connection with the UK's first new metal mine in 45 years.
- Philip led a sub-team of property, planning and environmental lawyers.
- Key to the client was Philip's production of an extensive certificate of title assisting the client in securing major additional funding (in the region of £128 Million) to progress the project; and amending the terms of the leashold option to ensure that it and the form of minerals lease were fit for purpose and allowed the client to operate the site in the manner required.