Philippa Cooper


The Law Society

Society of Construction Law

The National Association of Women in Construction

Philippa Cooper

Associate, Construction

Philippa is an associate in the construction team and specialises in non-contentious construction matters.

Her experience includes providing advice on, drafting and negotiating JCT forms of building contract, surety documents, consultant appointments, letters of reliance and collateral warranties to be provided by contractors, consultants and sub-contractors.

Philippa acts for a range of clients including developers, institutions, consultants and private individuals. In addition, she works with Forsters’ commercial real estate team and provides advice on construction matters in relation to agreements for lease, funding agreements and sale and purchase agreements.

She is a member of the Society of Construction Law and the National Association of Women in Construction.

Philippa graduated from Durham University with a degree in law. Philippa joined Forsters as a trainee solicitor in September 2014 and qualified in September 2016.

"It's a very capable department and a very pleasant team to deal with. They have a wide area of expertise."
Chambers UK, 2016