Philip Ross Thompson

Philip Ross Thompson

Associate (Foreign Qualified)
Bristol The Paragon Counterslip Bristol BS1 6BX
Mobile 0776 911 2183

Associate (Foreign Qualified) - Commercial

Philip specialises in the construction, engineering and infrastructure sector. He has developed expertise in the diverse legal issues affecting the industry through his experience advising clients in housing and development, waste management, water services and infrastructure projects.

Focusing on contracts, guarantees and insurance, Philip helps clients prepare for projects whether they are looking to secure project finance or appoint professionals. Using his deep understanding of contract law, he also guides clients through dispute resolution ranging from landlord and tenant disputes to those involving construction projects.

Philip’s relevant experience includes:

  • acting for one of the largest South African national waste management, spill clean-up and environmental insurance companies, advising on everything from risk management and environmental compliance to the drafting of agreements and representation during litigation
  • advising a specialist engineering and project management firm in South Africa on large-scale governmental water reticulation and services mapping projects
  • acting for various large civil construction contractors on both non-contentious and contentious aspects of roads, pipeline and civil construction projects