Our People

Phil Hughes


Phil has 17 years’ litigation experience and has developed a broad range of legal expertise in employment, neighbour disputes, landlord and tenant, professional negligence, contentious probate and media & sport.


Journey to Christopher Davidson: Educated at Christ’s Hospital, he then obtained his LL.B (Hons) degree from Wolverhampton University. Initially starting his legal career in 2001 and after qualifying as a Solicitor in 2003, Phil worked for law firms predominantly based in the Thames Valley before joining Christopher Davidson Solicitors in August 2020.

Hobbies: spending time with his wife and two young children, overseas travel, sport of almost all varieties, following Liverpool FC, and African wildlife

Favourite film: The Shawshank Redemption and 12 Angry Men

Favourite TV programme: Suits, Killing Eve, The Crown

Favourite holiday destination: Southern Africa.

Perfect meal: A roast dinner with all the trimmings!

Personal ambition: To be the best Dad he can be.