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Sam Phillips
Sam Phillips
Associate — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets
Associate — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets

Sam Phillips


20 Fenchurch Street
24th Floor
London EC3M 3BY
United Kingdom

Sam Phillips

Experience Highlights

  • A privately owned oil and gas exploration company on the farmout of its interests in blocks offshore Namibia, which contain the Venus discovery, to a supermajor

  • A supermajor on the disposal of various assets in Nigeria

  • A Norwegian bank as lenders’ counsel on a $525 million reserve-based lending facility

  • A multinational bank on the project financing of a battery energy storage system (BESS) project, which is co-located with a solar farm, in the UK

  • A British independent energy company on the $407 million acquisition of an upstream and midstream asset portfolio in Chad and Cameroon from a supermajor

  • A British independent energy company on the acquisition of an interest in three onshore blocks in South Sudan for up to $1.25 billion from a multinational oil and gas company

  • A private exploration company on the farm-down of an interest in a block in the Orange Basin, offshore Namibia, ahead of a two well drilling campaign

  • An oil and gas company on the acquisition of upstream oil and gas assets in The Republic of Congo

  • A U.S. technology and engineering company on its $400 million acquisition of an engineering consultancy company

  • A U.S. pharmaceutical company on its $6.47 billion acquisition of a wholesale distribution business in Europe

  • A UK real estate investment trust in on its £300 million underwritten equity capital raise


  • BPP Law School, Legal Practice Course (LPC), Distinction, 2018
  • University of Nottingham, Bachelor of Laws with Honours (LLB), 2017
  • England and Wales