News and Events

At Phillips Solicitors, we share a full range of legal related articles,  news and events relevant to today's families and businesses. Phillips Solicitors are a leading law firm in Hampshire, Berkshire and Surrey area. Let us know how we can help you today, contact us here or meet our team

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Update

27th March 2020

The government has published further details about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - otherwise known as the Furlough Scheme.

YouTube Video – Coronavirus Lockdown and Child Contact

27th March 2020

YouTube video – Hayley Eachus, who heads our Family Law team, says if you are a separated parent the coronavirus lockdown does not prevent you from seeing your children.

Moving Advice During the Coronavirus Lockdown

27th March 2020

The latest guidance from the government is urging those involved with home moves is to adapt and be flexible.

Commercial Leases and COVID-19

27th March 2020

The Coronavirus lockdown will have a long-term impact on our economy and understandably, some of our clients want to know where they stand with the legal rights and remedies as landlords and tenants.

Child Arrangements During the Coronavirus Lockdown

26th March 2020

If you have children and are separated from the other parent, the coronavirus lockdown does not prevent you from seeing your child.

Public Notary - a rare breed

26th March 2020

Jon Coles is a rare breed in the legal world – he is what is known as a Public Notary. He is currently able to provide this service during the Coronavirus lockdown. on a case by case basis.

Key workers at Phillips for Wills

25th March 2020

Certain lawyers are classified as key workers as they deliver essential services during the coronavirus crisis. These include people like Lucy Watson, head of the Wills and Probate team at Phillips.

YouTube video - Don't let COVID-19 stop you from writing a Will

24th March 2020

YouTube video - Lucy Watson, who heads our Wills & Probate team, says don't let the coronavirus stop you from your plans in writing a Will to put your financial affairs in order.

Coronavirus Update

18th March 2020

Phillips has prepared carefully to ensure we can continue to support all our clients and remain fully open for business, whilst prioritising the health and safety of our clients and our staff.

Phillips Support Sebastian’s Action Trust

17th March 2020

Phillips Solicitors incorporating Brain Chase Coles are proud to support Sebastian's Action Trust as its charity of the year.


13th March 2020

We are continually monitoring the coronavirus outbreak and will do all we can to ensure a continuous service for clients, with their welfare and that of our colleagues at the forefront of our minds.

Settling family issues calmly with mediation

5th March 2020

Resolve family separation calmly and cost effectively with Haymarket Family Mediation.

A good time to write a Will

17th February 2020

Lucy Watson, head of the Wills and Probate team at Phillips advises that one of the best times to think about writing a Will is when you buy your first property.

Get Inspired Basingstoke

7th February 2020

Phillips Solicitors incorporating Brain Chase Coles were among 40 local businesses who aimed to give an insight to the world of work to school students to help them decide their future careers.

Phillips and Brain Chase Coles Merger

3rd February 2020

Leading Hampshire law firms, Phillips Solicitors and Brain Chase Coles have merged.

Family Mediation: Conversations worth having

20th January 2020

To coincide with Family Mediation Week, a survey has been published showing that over 70% of separating couples resolve disputes successfully through family mediation.

Bank of Mum and Dad

3rd January 2020

Are you thinking of helping your child get onto the property ladder? There are many positives to helping your child with that key start, but there are risks too if you do not have the right advice.

Christmas Cheer

20th December 2019

Phillips clearly got into the spirit of Christmas and raised £300 for Pelican Cancer Foundation.

Phillips help spread some Christmas cheer

17th December 2019

Generous colleagues at Phillips Solicitors collected two sacks of gifts to support the Salvation Army’s Christmas Present Appeal.

Christmas and New Year Holidays

10th December 2019

Phillips’ offices will close at 5pm on December 21st and will be open on the December 27th, 28th and 31st from 10am to 4pm, with a skeleton staff. We reopen as normal at 9am on January 2nd.

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