Phill is a Partner in our London office, specialising in catastrophic personal injury claims with a value in excess of £250,000 and no upper limit, representing defendant insurers, re-insurers, run off agents and other London market clients. Phill is a specialist in cases with maximum severity brain damage, tetraplegia and amputation injuries and has advised on new reserves in excess of £230 million. In the last five years he was instrumental in the settlement of cases with a combined value of more than £200 million. He has also had day to day conduct of, and settled, two cases in excess of £30 million, and has represented a multi-national insurer in the Court of Appeal.
Phill is experienced in identifying and managing more than 10 experts throughout the course of multi-year litigation and is a champion of rehabilitation and early intervention. He is well known for building the excellent relationships required to maximise an injured party’s recovery, even in the most challenging situations, regularly attending pathfinding and MDT meetings. Phill is also an expert in the use of statutory funding, reverse indemnities and periodical payment orders (PPOs).
He is ranked as ‘Next Generation Partner’ in Legal 500 2024, having previously been a ‘Rising Star’ from 2020-23.. Phill delivers regular training on all catastrophic injury issues, as well as e-scooters and automated vehicles. He is an advocate of new technologies and believes that the use of data is critical to the future of the legal and insurance industries.
"Philip Bratt has a very bright future. He is a technically excellent lawyer with excellent attention to detail and first class judgment."
Legal 500 2023
"Phillip Bratt is one of the leading young lawyers in the market and manages the highest value case load with ease despite his young age. He is definitely a partner of the future and already has wide market recognition. He is always on top of his cases"
Legal 500 2022
"Phillip Bratt took the time to ensure I fully understood the procedure every step of the way. Clearly knew exactly what he was doing at all times."
Legal 500 2021
"Phillip Bratt regularly advises defendants on claims with challenging rehabilitation issues, and is experienced in severe brain damage and chronic pain injuries."
Legal 500 2020