Philip Corfield-Smith

Philip Corfield-Smith

Partner & Head of Real Estate, Pinsent Masons (Dubai, UAE)


+971 4 373 9620

+971 50 557 3080

Areas of expertise

Real Estate

  • Legal Practice Course, The College of Law, London, United Kingdom

  • Post-graduate Diploma in Law, The College of Law, London, United Kingdom

  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England & Wales

  • Philip is the head of the Real Estate department in the United Arab Emirates and Middle East, having practised in the region since 2006. He and his team regularly advise on the region's largest and most complex real estate, development, hospitality, education and infrastructure projects.

  • He regularly advises governments, master/sub developers, leading hotel owners/operators, education owners/operators, international/local investors, global contractors and corporations.

  • Prior to joining Pinsent Masons, Philip worked at top tier law firms in both London and New York.