Phil's primary practice encompasses all aspects of commercial real estate law. In particular, Phil focuses on recreational property and resort development. He has extensive experience assisting clients in the development, financing and securitization of resort and recreational properties and in helping them meet real estate and securities disclosure requirements. Phil's experience extends beyond Alberta to include numerous projects in British Columbia, the Caribbean, Mexico, Belize and Hawaii. Phil co-founded the firm known as SMBP LAWYERS, now GREENFIELDS LAW,  in 2004 after having spent the previous twenty three years with the Calgary based law firm of Macleod Dixon LLP, now Norton Rose Fulbright.


Call to British Columbia Bar, 2004
Call to Alberta Bar, 1979
University of Alberta, LL.B., 1978
University of Alberta, B.A., 1975


Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Law Society of British Columbia
Member, Canadian Bar Association
Member, Legal Education Society of Alberta
Member, Calgary Bar Association
Member and Past Board Member, Canadian Resort Developers Association



Phone: (403) 451-8558