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We bring talented people together to achieve exceptional outcomes for our clients.

Jonathan Pender
Partner
Jonathan Pender

Jonathan was a founding member of Phillips Solicitors, when the firm was established in 1986. He qualified in law at Southampton University and, apart from some international travel, h ...

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Jon Coles
Partner
Jon Coles

Jon qualified as a solicitor in 1983, having obtained his law degree from Cardiff University. Jon is a highly experienced lawyer and having previously advised in a variety of legal area ...

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Jack Gardener
Partner
Jack Gardener

“One of the most impressive commercial lawyers I’ve seen. Jack understands that corporate standards are exact, and timescales are often tight; he delivers exactly what I need, on-time a ...

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Jacqueline Kendal
Legal Director
Jacqueline Kendal

“I cannot recommend Jacqueline Kendal and Phillips more strongly.  I had an….upsetting employment issue which Jacqueline helped me navigate. She was extremely approachable and friendly ...

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Jonathan Henley
Consultant
Jonathan Henley

Jonathan Henley is a Consultant with our property team, having been a solicitor for over 40 years. He has a wealth of experience dealing with residential property matters, as well as wi ...

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Jo Francis
Senior Associate
Jo Francis

Specialist Areas: Residential Conveyancing “Jo and her team have always provided an excellent service” Alex Glew Jo is a senior Associate who has worked within the residential property ...

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Jamie Wren
Conveyancer
Jamie Wren

Specialist Areas: Residential Conveyancing Jamie is an experienced residential property conveyancer who has worked in property law since 2013. Jamie practices in areas of residential p ...

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CONSENT TO BRING EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL CLAIMS 14 MONTHS OUT OF TIME
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Phillips Solicitor’s Employment Team represented the Claimant, Mr Baugh, a senior manager working for IBM, an international company. He has claims for unfair redundancy and age discrimi ...

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WAGATHA CHRISTIE: WHAT IS DISCLOSURE, WHY IT MATTERS AND WHY DAVY JONES’ LOCKER MIGHT NOT BE THE SOLUTION
WAGATHA CHRISTIE: WHAT IS DISCLOSURE, WHY IT MATTERS AND WHY DAVY JONES’ LOCKER MIGHT NOT BE THE SOLUTION

The Wagatha Christie trial, that concluded at the High Court last week, has certainly provided many talking points these past couple of weeks.  Whether it was the insight into the relat ...

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NO FAULT DIVORCE
NO FAULT DIVORCE

Did you know that on 6th April 2022 the law relating to divorce was updated? Fault will no longer be a basis for divorce and this marks the biggest change to the divorce law since the M ...

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NATIONAL INSURANCE CONTRIBUTIONS INCREASE – WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR YOU?
NATIONAL INSURANCE CONTRIBUTIONS INCREASE – WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR YOU?

Today in his Spring Statement Rishi Sunak, confirmed that the government will press ahead with its decision to use National Insurance Contributions (NICs) as a tax to help raise £36bn t ...

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IS IT RIP TO RPI?
IS IT RIP TO RPI?

Future proofing your commercial lease for RPI reform The UK Statistics Authority (the Authority) published its response to the consultation on the reform to the Retail Prices Index (RPI ...

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PHILLIPS APPOINTS SENIOR SOLICITOR, CLARE STRACHAN, IN THEIR COMMERCIAL PROPERTY TEAM
PHILLIPS APPOINTS SENIOR SOLICITOR, CLARE STRACHAN, IN THEIR COMMERCIAL PROPERTY TEAM

Leading Hampshire law firm Phillips Solicitors continues to go from strength to strength with the appointment of senior solicitor Clare Strachan, who has joined the firm as a Legal Dire ...

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