Phillipa has practised law since 2004 and became a senior associate at Harmans in 2019. Phillipa leads the Senior’s Law team and also specialises in property sales and purchases and trusts.
Phillipa is a member of the New Zealand Law Society Property Law Section and the Elder Law Special Interest Group. Phillipa writes on senior law issues for the monthly Star Living Life section and also the Age Concern quarterly magazine. Phillipa presents seminars at Age Concern regularly and also speaks at the many different seniors’ groups around Christchurch by invitation.
Phillipa is an active member of the Christchurch South area parish and has served on the Parish, Area and Finance committees. She enjoys singing and has been a member and organiser of the parish choir and is a member of the Canterbury Lawyers choir. Phillipa also enjoys travel and is an avid Canterbury rugby supporter.