Admitted as a Solicitor: 2005
Admitted to the Bar: 2011 (NSW)
Phillip practices predominantly in the areas of criminal, administrative and commercial law. His specialist areas are commissions of inquiries and inquests, and environmental and white collar crime including fraud, taxation offences and corruption.
Since being called to the Bar, Phillip has advised, and appeared on behalf of, numerous Government Agencies including the NSW Environment Protection Authority, the NSW Crime Commission, the NSW Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions, the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service and the NSW Department of Family and Community Services.
Phillip has appeared in most NSW and Commonwealth Courts and Tribunals, including the High Court of Australia. He is most often found appearing on behalf of Government Agencies and private clients in the NSW criminal Courts (Local, District and Supreme) and the NSW Land and Environment Court.