Jeremy G Phillips

As a leading barrister and former solicitor/partner in two international law firms, Jeremy represents companies, as well as government departments, councils, police forces and residents' groups across a unique range of associated legal disciplines. His strategic and organisational skills in planning / highways, regulation, licensing and mediation derive from working for many years at the highest levels in both professions.

Qualified as solicitor in London in 1980. Partner Cartwrights (1982). Co-founder Holt Phillips (1984). Equity partner Eversheds (following merger with Holt Phillips) (1994). Partner Osborne Clarke (2001) on consolidation of Eversheds' South West practices in Cardiff. Leader of national teams in both firms. Called to the Bar in 2004. Chambers of Andrew Tait QC, Francis Taylor Building ('FTB'), Inner Temple (2006 - date). Accredited mediator - CEDR (2008). Bar Council accredited to accept Public (direct) Access work (2010 - date).

Practice areas


  • Member of the Bar Council (2014 - 2015)
  • Ethics Committee (2015 - date)
  • Attorney-General's Panel (2006 - 2012)
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law Bar Association (ALBA)
  • Planning & Environment Bar Association (PEBA)
  • Health & Safety Lawyers Association (HSLA)
  • UK Environmental Lawyers Association (UKELA)
  • Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL)


  • Contributing Author
  • Other Publications


  • Univ of Soton (1975)

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