Counsel Corporate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Philip is a corporate counsel in Freshfields’ global transactions group.
He has nearly 15 years of experience advising corporates, financial investors and governments on their global acquisitions, joint ventures, project developments and divestments. Philip’s practice focuses primarily on two areas: transactions and projects in the energy and natural resources sector, and Indonesian transactions and matters across all sectors.
Since relocating to Southeast Asia nine years ago, he has acted for clients on more than 35 energy M&A processes and has worked on more than 15 Indonesian transactions in that timeframe.
Philip has been recognised by Chambers Asia Pacific 2012-2016 as a Leader in the Field (Singapore, Energy), by IFLR 1000 Energy and Infrastructure Guide 2014-2016 as a Rising Star and is a Next Generation Lawyer in Legal 500. He is a member of the Jakarta steering committee of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators.