Phil is one of the most prominent private client lawyers on the Isle of Man and has many long-term client relationships. He acts as a trustee and director on certain client structures and assists clients not only with legal issues but also with the strategic development of their businesses often requiring him to travel to the Far East and throughout Europe.
Phil specialises in working with other professionals to create bespoke off-shore and multi-jurisdictional structures such as Isle of Man trusts, foundations and companies. He has considerable expertise in advising wealthy international families who want to restructure their personal and commercial interests as well as advising on estate planning, complex trust, probate and international pension matters.
Phil serves on the board of a number of financial services and commercial bodies. As the chief executive of Simcocks, he is responsible for the vision, mission, strategy and review of the company and his direct commercial experience brings a realistic and pragmatic element to his advice to clients.
Commissioner for Oaths and Notary Public
- Admitted Isle of Man 1986
- Isle of Man Law Society