David is a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution. He advises a wide range of clients on contentious commercial litigation and arbitration matters.
He has considerable expertise advising on large scale and complex litigation, civil fraud, cybercrime, shareholder and partnership disputes. He is also part of the Privy Council team and regularly acts as an agent for Commonwealth jurisdiction lawyers.
David is also a member of the firm’s Corporate Social Responsibility group and a member of the firm’s band that won the Law Rocks London 2016 final.
‘David Phillips is able to understand the issues quickly – friendly attitude, while still being able to approach matters factually.‘
Legal 500, 2024
‘David Phillips is able to grasp the key points of a case.’Legal 500, 2024
Legal 500, 2021
David Phillips gets through enormous amounts of work on cases and spots opportunities that others might miss.
Originally posted in the International In-House Counsel Journal, David Phillips and Razi Mireskandari have written an article, alongside In-House Counsel at Maxima Creditor Resolutions, Howard Roberts, on managing funding and risk in Litigation.Read more
SAS Red Notice launches on Sky Cinema today.Read more
In a judgment handed down on Tuesday 19th January, SMB won a claim to recover the domain name blackjack.com on behalf of our client, Hanger Holdings.Read more