Phil commenced employment in 1969, initially as a law clerk, and was admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor in 1971. After periods in practice as a Litigator in Auckland City and Australia, he moved to Inder Lynch at Papakura in 1974, becoming a Partner in 1975.
In February 2014 Phil retired as a Partner and continues on as a Consultant to the firm.
Phil has broad experience in most areas of general practice and currently works mainly in the areas of Commercial Law, Trusts, Estates, Wills and Property Law.
Phil and his wife, Ann, live in Northcote, have three adult children and (currently) five grandchildren. Phil’s interests include sailing, cycling and most other sports.