Sam Phillips

Sam Phillips


Email [email protected]​

Phone +44 78 5095 1732

Fax +44 20 7296 2001


Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Sam Phillips advises clients on a range of complex transactional and advisory matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate reorganisations and equity capital raisings. 

Sam has represented international and domestic clients across a number of industry sectors, including technology, energy and natural resources, life sciences and healthcare, consumer and automotive. He has advised clients ranging from high-growth start-up companies and well established FTSE 100 listed companies to venture capital funds, private equity sponsors and large financial institutions.

Sam was seconded to our New York office in 2019, where he primarily supported clients in connection with infrastructure, energy and natural resources projects.


Education and admissions


Legal Practice Course, BPP University Law School, 2018

LL.B., University of Nottingham, 2017

Bar admissions and qualifications

Solicitor, England and Wales

Representative experience

Represented AmerisourceBergen on its US$6.47bn acquisition of Alliance Healthcare from Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Represented KBR on its c.US$400m acquisition of Frazer-Nash Consultancy from Babcock.

Represented Shaftesbury on its £300m underwritten equity capital raise.

Represented STAR Capital on its acquisition of Windhoist.

Represented Applied Materials on its acquisition of Perceptive Engineering Limited.

Represented Tetra Tech Inc. on its recommended cash offer for AIM listed WYG plc.

Represented Fortress on its acquisition of the Majestic Wine business.