Phil has been qualified as a solicitor since 1982 and is now one of the firm’s senior partners. He has been trained in collaborative law for over 10 years and has a huge experience of settling cases using the process.
Phil is a family law expert and has considerable experience in dealing with cases where the assets are over £1m. Phil particularly specialises in matrimonial cases which involve companies and pensions.
Phil has made a number of appearances on television dealing with issues such as pre-nuptial agreements, financial provision and the effect of pensions on divorce and for a period of time, held a monthly spot on Radio Plymouth providing updates on the law.
Phil is a resolution accredited specialist in advocacy, financial provision and children law. He is also a member of the local family Justice Board and past President of Plymouth Law Society. He is recognised by his peers in ‘Chambers guide’ as a leader in his field.
“Very professional. I have used Wolferstans for a number of purposes and would not hesitate to recommend them to others. I most recently used them for a very difficult personal matter – handled sensitively and in a non-judgemental manner. I felt fully supported throughout a difficult process. Thank you.” - Ms G, Plymouth