Philip Weaver

Philip Weaver has been a Partner in the Corporate Department since 1997 and has been heavily involved in offering corporate advice to high-tech companies and continues to work with a wide range of companies in that sector on Mergers & Acquisitions and fundraising work.

He has substantial experience in dealing with shareholder issues, both agreements and disagreements. A significant part of Philips’ practice involves commercial work. He has prepared agreements and licences for many firms and has a particular strength in the technology sector. He is the resident legal expert in franchising, distribution and agency agreements.

Special interests




Graduate of Pembroke College Oxford. Trained at Macfarlanes and worked at British Aerospace Plc. Worked at Norton Rose. Joined Pitmans in 1996. Appointed Partner in 1997.


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Very good at practical legal advice.

Chambers, 2012

Philip has an excellent understanding of people and business so gets to the crux of the matter very quickly.

Susan Lowther, CFO, Lab21 Ltd

Philip is known for his calm, imperturbable demeanour, his intelligence, his integrity and above all for “adding value” to every transaction or advisory role that he fulfills.

Chris Howell, Founder & Former Owner & Chairman, Drivetech Ltd

I would like to thank you for your perseverance and wonderful patience and assistance you gave to us both. You were just excellent and worth every bit of the monies spent.


Personal interests

These include; cricket, wine, films and literature.

Contact Philip Weaver

You can contact Philip Weaver via the methods below.

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