Barrister - Call 2008
Philippa completed her pupillage at New Court and has successfully built up a strong practice since becoming a member in 2010. Philippa practices in all areas of family work including private and public law children proceedings. Philippa is regularly instructed in public law proceedings by Local Authorities, parents and children and appears in the High Court and all levels of the Family Court. She has experience in dealing in matters with vulnerable clients and those with cognitive difficulties.
Philippa ensures that those who instruct her receive a prompt written report of the hearing and regularly drafts practice direction documents and advices. She also delivers training events to lawyers and childcare professionals.
LLB (Hons) Kings College London
LLM (family law) BPP
Associate of Kings College London
Bar Vocational Course (BPP, London)
Harmsworth Scholarship (Middle Temple 2007)
Family Law Bar Association
Taekwondo, travel and theatre.