House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests: Part 1
As at 9th March 2015

PHILLIPS, Stephen (Sleaford and North Hykeham)

2. Remunerated employment, office, profession etc

Queen’s Counsel in private practice.

Received £1,500, exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Thomas Cooper, 93 Akti Miaouli, 1st Floor, 185 38 Piraeus, Greece. Hours: 3hrs on 25 November 2013. (Registered 18 March 2014)

Received £24,316.80, exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Harcus Sinclair, 3 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3AA. Hours: approximately 49 hrs between 9 November 2013 and 28 February 2014. (Registered 18 March 2014)

Received £9,750, exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided Solicitors:  Thomas Cooper LLP, 93 Akti Miaouli, 1st Floor, 185 38 Piraeus, Greece.  Hours: 19.5hrs between 2 January 2014 and 13 January 2014. (Registered 29 April 2014)

Received £2,000, exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Hill Dickinson LLP, Irongate House, 22-30 Duke’s Place, London EC3A 7HX. Hours: 4hrs on 13 October 2013. (Registered 22 May 2014)

Received £8,000, exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: 16 hours between 12 March 2014 and 25 March 2014. (Registered 22 May 2014)

Received £1,600 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: 3.25 hours during March 2014. (Registered 19 June 2014)

Received £73,400 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Reed Smith LLP, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2RS.  Hours: 140 hrs between 3 June 2012 and 25 August 2013. (Registered 25 July 2014)

Received £30,125 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Hill Dickinson LLP, Irongate House, 22-30 Duke’s Place, London EC3A 7HX. Hours: approximately 60 hrs between 17 October 2013 and 1 May 2014. (Registered 25 July 2014)

Received £9,660.42 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: Part payment in respect of approximately 24 hours between 12 March 2014 and 25 May 2014. (Registered 25 July 2014)

Received £3,000 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Direct Instructions.  Hours: 6 hrs on 1 May 2014 and 2 May 2014. (Registered 1 September 2014)

Received £7,219.32 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: Part payment in respect of approximately 14 hours between 13 May 2014 and 2 June 2014. (Registered 1 September 2014)

Received £2,200 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: 5 hours between 9 May 2014 and 9 June 2014. (Registered 14 October 2014)

Received £200 exclusive of VAT, for arbitration services provided.  Solicitors: MFB, Fishmongers' Chambers, 1 Fishmongers' Hall Wharf, London EC4R 3AE. Hours: 0 hours, appointment fee as arbitrator. (Registered 14 October 2014)

Received £3,875 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors: Hill Dickinson, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2EW.  Hours: approx. 6 hours on 27 April 2014. (Registered 14 October 2014)

Received £2,250 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago, Illinois 60601.  Hours: 5 hours on 2 May 2014. (Registered 14 October 2014)

Received £81,122.35 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors:  Reed Smith LLP, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2RS.  Hours: approximately 125 hours between 13 September 2013 and 12 October 2014. (Registered 29 January 2015)

Received £2,000 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors: Clyde & Co LLP, St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London, EC3A 7AR.  Hours: 4 hours on 13 July 2014. (Registered 29 January 2015)

Received £13,025 exclusive of VAT, for arbitration services provided.  Solicitors: MFB, Fishmongers' Chambers, 1 Fishmongers' Hall Wharf, London EC4R 3AE. Hours: 26 hours between 1 May 2014 and 30 December 2014. (Registered 29 January 2015)

Received £9,700 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided.  Solicitors: Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE.  Hours: 20 hours between 25 June 2014 and 20 January 2015. (Registered 29 January 2015)

Crown Court Recorder. Payments received from Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France, London SW1H 9AJ:

Received sitting fees of £3,115 gross. Hours: 5 sitting days in September 2014. (Registered 14 October 2014)

Received sitting fee of £623 gross for Judicial Seminar on 22 November 2014. Hours: half a day. (Registered 11 December 2014)

4. Sponsorships

(a) Donations to my constituency party or association, which have been or will be reported by the party to the Electoral Commission:

Name of donor: Midland Chilled Food Ltd

Address of donor: 75 Station Road, Barton-Under-Needwood, Burton on Trent DE13 8DS

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £10,000

Donor status: company, registration 01104045

(Registered 9 February 2015)

5. Gifts, benefits and hospitality (UK)

Name of donor: Mr and Mrs D Wall

Address of donor: private

Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind:  accommodation and meals at a political conference, 20-22 June 2014, to the value of £950

Date of receipt of donation: 20-22 June 2014

Date of acceptance of donation: 8 July 2014

Donor status: individuals

(Registered 9 July 2014)

7. Overseas benefits and gifts

See payments listed under Category 2.

Prepared 10th March 2015