Expert in complex residential and commercial acquisitions, sales and land development work.

Phillip undertakes a wide variety of property transactions for a broad range of clients.

He has particular expertise in providing legal advice to substantial public limited companies, major developers and individual investors. He has specialised in a wide range of property matters throughout his career and has considerable experience across a number of sectors. Phillip regularly advises in relation to the commercial aspects and implications of property transactions.

He also has expertise in relation to complex residential and commercial acquisitions and sales, portfolio purchases and sales, and property and land development work. He also regularly advises in respect of site acquisition and unit sales.

Phillip also has considerable experience handling auction transactions and always adopts a sensible, proactive and clear approach.

Phillip is a London-based Real Estate Partner who joined DMH Stallard in December 2015 from the long standing London solicitors Ross & Craig. He qualified as a solicitor in 1995.

Recent articles


Dilapidations in Commercial Leases

Ben Price and Emily Wood discuss how it is best to see dilapidations liability starting with the negotiation of the commercial lease and thereby minimise the risk of later disputes.


Media spotlight

Impending passing of the Renters (Reform) Bill spells trouble for tenants and landlords

Ian Narbeth shares his insights with Property118 on the potential impact of the Renters (Reform) Bill  for tenants and landlords

Ian Narbeth



Property and Planning breakfast seminar, Brighton, June 2024

Network with colleagues in the field over bacon rolls before hearing the latest news from our team.



Our commercial tenant wants to be in the property before a lease is agreed – what should we do?

Our advice is clear – use the tenant’s keenness as the reason to agree the lease more quickly, and do not let your tenant into occupation on a handshake and promise to agree the lease next week.