Phillip is a strategic and detailed family lawyer who provides his clients with assurance and results that come from the attention to detail, diligence and care which he instinctively possesses.
A strategic thinker, Phillip provides timely, considered advice and peace of mind to those he assists and guides during relationship breakdown having practiced exclusively in boutique family law firms since prior to his admission in 2012.
Drawn to family law by the subtleties and nuances of parenting matters, Phillip has a keen interest in the impact of inter-personal dynamics and underlying emotional motivators on parties’ positions in parenting matters.
Phillip takes a holistic approach to his parenting matters, working with experts from other fields including social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists to achieve the optimal outcome for his clients. Phillip has particular interest in and assists parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles in both parenting matters, including where there are child protection concerns, as he is well versed in the intersection of the two areas.
Phillip’s aptitude was recognised by him being named as a Rising Star and one of Queensland’s Leading Parenting & Children’s Matter Family Lawyers in Queensland for 2018 in the peer reviewed Doyle’s Guide
With a dual degree in laws and business, Phillip has developed a keen appreciation for financial matters. He has an eye for detail and a quick ability to understand financial reports and valuations to ensure that no stone is left unturned.
Phillip enjoys assisting business owners to tackle their property settlements and asset protection strategies, including working with practitioners from other disciplines, including accountants and financial planners, to achieve strategic and pragmatic solutions to their problems.