Philip Davy > Ropewalk Chambers > Nottingham, England > Barrister Profile

Ropewalk Chambers

Work Department

Abuse, personal injury, disease, motor, credit hire, counter fraud, animals & equine, inquests, clinical negligence, costs & litigation funding, professional negligence, data protection & information.


His caseload has an equal claimant/defendant split and predominantly involves high-end Fast Track and Multi Track work.

All types of PI work undertaken, including:

  • Accidents at work
  • Public liability claims
  • Industrial disease (noise, vibration, asbestos etc)
  • Clinical negligence
  • Catastrophic and life-changing injuries
  • Inquests
  • Abuse claims (historic sexual and physical abuse)

Philip is available to conduct remote hearings, as well as being able to travel nationally.

In addition to his courtroom practice, he is regularly instructed on JSMs, CCMCs and drafting of pleadings.

He has succeeded at all levels (up to the Supreme Court) and was successful when appearing in the Court of Appeal without a leader.


Called 2009; tenant since 2011.


Personal Injuries Bar Association.


University of Sheffield (LLB); Wolfson and Hardwicke scholar of Lincoln’s Inn.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Personal injury

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Philip DavyRopewalk Chambers ‘Philip is empathetic and listens to his clients. He is always obviously well-prepared and gives straightforward and realistic advice. He deals with matters collaboratively with his instructing solicitor and is responsive and always helpful, striving to get the best outcome.’