// Home / Profiles

Phillip Hope


telephone: +44 (0) 20 7614 2653
email: phope@foxwilliams.com
vcard: add to your contacts

Phillip heads the real estate department and is a member of the firm’s Partnership Board. He specialises in advising individual and corporate clients on the investment, acquisition and development of real estate, with a particular focus on advising overseas clients investing in the London market. In addition, Phillip has considerable experience in regeneration schemes for which he advises a number of government agencies and local authorities. He also acts for hospitality and leisure clients in relation to acquisitions, disposals and ongoing management arrangements.

Phillip has over 20 years’ experience acting for both buyers and sellers in connection with residential property transactions, with a particular focus on prime central London properties. His experience includes dealing with freehold and leasehold of both existing stock and new build off-plan purchases. He has advised on residential property transactions ranging in value from £350,000 to £52 million. Phillip is also assisted by and supervises a team of associates who are all qualified solicitors with experience in residential conveyancing work.

Phillip is advising clients following the EU referendum vote, ensuring they are ready to take advantage of the opportunities, mitigate risks, and have the processes and people in place to manage a period of uncertainty.

Prior to joining Fox Williams, Phillip was a partner in the real estate team at Dentons which he joined in 1998. He qualified as a solicitor in 1996.

"A wealth of real estate experience"
(Legal 500, 2019)

Phillip Hope ‘knows the law and the property market inside out’
(Legal 500, 2017)

Related news

Real estate partner Simon Smith retires from the firm more
Registration of Overseas Entities Bill: Are you planning ahead? more
Two new lateral hires for Fox Williams real estate and tax teams more
Proposed Beneficial Ownership Register for overseas entities owning or buying UK property more
Disclosure of beneficial ownership more
Case Update: M&S loses £1.1m more
Higher SDLT Rates to affect second time buyers after 1 April 2016 more
1 February 2016: New Right to Rent checks take effect more

Phillip Hope image


icons Addthis Print Contact Register


tel: +44 (0) 20 7628 2000
10 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AF
View map


  • Top Ranked Chambers UK 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Ranked in Chambers Europe 2013 - Leading Individual
  • Ranked in Chambers Global 2014 - Leading Firm
  • Legal 500 - Leading Firm
  • The Lawyer UK 200 - Listed Firm
  • The Law Society Excellence Awards 2012 - Shortlisted
  • Investors in People - Bronze