Clerks & Services
Practice Manager Crime
Philip Hidson is the Practice Manager of the Criminal Group. Philip joined St Ives in 2000 as a Junior Clerk and now has overall responsibility for managing the practices and marketing of the Criminal Team. Philip works closely with Assistant Practice Manager David Keen and Head of Group Scott Coughtrie in developing and marketing the Criminal Team. Philip oversees the administration of criminal cases including agreeing fees, liasing with courts regarding listing and ensuring solicitors are advised of the appropriate counsel for each case.
St Ives Chambers is ‘the Midlands’ leading family law set’.