Phillip Georgiou

Partner | Solicitor Advocate

Bachelor of Economics, Monash University, 1991
Bachelor of Laws, Monash University, 1993

Admissions and qualifications
Barrister & Solicitor, Victoria, Australia, 1996
Solicitor, Hong Kong, 2002
Solicitor, England & Wales, 2016
Solicitor Advocate, Hong Kong, 2022

Affiliations and memberships

Society of Construction Law
Lighthouse Club (Hong Kong Chapter)
Australian Chamber of Commerce



Notable representations

Phillip leads and manages litigation cases before the Hong Kong courts and is an advocate in domestic and international arbitration primarily in Hong Kong, Singapore and London.  

He devises dispute mitigation strategies and represents parties in negotiations and formal dispute resolution procedures involving

  • infrastructure, building and energy projects
  • joint ventures and consortiums
  • shareholder agreements
  • manufacturing, distribution and logistics
  • licensing and technology
  • consultancy appointments
  • corporate governance

Prior to cofounding our firm in November 2017, Phillip was a partner at the US law firms Jones Day (2010 to 2015) and Baker Botts (2015 to 2017).

Who’s Who Legal, Thought Leaders – Mainland China & hong Kong SAR – Construction 2023 (Thought Leader)

Who’s Who Legal, Global Leader – Construction 2023 (Recommended)

Who’s Who Legal, National Leader – Mainland China & Hong Kong SAR – Construction 2022 (Recommended)

Chambers Greater China Region 2023 - Construction (International Firms) - Ranked Lawyer

Chambers Greater China Region 2023 – Construction (International Firms)

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific | 2023 | Hong Kong | Construction