Philip Lumb


Philip Lumb is a Partner in the Litigation team at Clapham & Collinge, dealing with all aspects of litigation, but with particular emphasis on negligence claims against all professionals, wills and probate claims, personal injury, clinical negligence and claims involving property.

Philip qualified in 2000, and has many years' experience of handling high value and complex claims in connection with property transactions, wills and probate, mortgage fraud, personal injury, clinical negligence, failed investment and trust advice and auditing.

His current caseload includes dealing with the distribution of assets in a long-standing trust, a claim on behalf of the owner of an aeroplane which required a complete refurbishment which went wrong, dealing with the retirement of a partner in a business in west Norfolk, a claim on behalf the family of a deceased patient against the local NHS Trust, a claim against a local dental practice and a personal injury claim on behalf of a patient who was sexually assaulted by a clinician at hospital.

Philip has a keen interest in reading and sport and coaches children at North Walsham Rugby Club in his spare time.

The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017's guide to outstanding lawyers nationwide recommend lawyer Philip Lumb for practice areas Commercial litigation, Debt recovery, Contentious trusts and probate and property litigation.


Client Feedback

  • "Very friendly staff, my solicitor was always there when needed and always kept me up to date with every step of the way with my Inheritance Act Claim."

    December 2016
  • "I would like to thank you and the team and the firm generally for how you have successfully managed my case. I really am impressed with your efficiency. I would have no hesitation either using or recommending your service to colleagues and friends based on your professionalism. Gold stars all round."

    June 2016