Stephen Phillips

MP, Sleaford and North Hykeham

Sleaford and North Hykeham Conservative

Stephen Phillips campaigned to leave the European Union

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Stephen Phillips’s voting in Parliament

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  • Stephen Phillips consistently voted for removing hereditary peers from the House of Lords, while most Conservative MPs generally voted against. Show votes

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Conservative MP for Sleaford and North Hykeham

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs
  • Justice
  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Somalia
  • Wind Power: Lincolnshire
  • Mali
  • South China Sea
  • Burma

Currently held offices

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (since 7 Jul 2015)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Public Accounts Committee (8 Sep 2014 to 30 Mar 2015)
  • Member, Draft Defamation Bill (Joint Committee) (24 Mar 2011 to 12 Oct 2011)
  • Member, European Scrutiny Committee (26 Jul 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

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  • Has spoken in 32 debates in the last year — average amongst MPs. See all Stephen Phillips’s speeches
  • Has received answers to 50 written questions in the last year — above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a very high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2015, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 91.67% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — well above average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 0 annotations on this MP’s speeches — below average amongst MPs.
  • This MP’s speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 19–20 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 122 people are tracking this MP — email me updates on Stephen Phillips’s activity
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 170 times in debates — average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 5 Sep 2016.

1. Employment and earnings
Queen’s Counsel in private practice:
17 August 2015, received £1,500 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Hill Dickinson, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2EW. Hours: 3 hours on 14 June 2015. (Registered 7 September 2015; updated 13 October 2015)
17 August 2015, received £1,103.75 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Thomas Cooper International, 93 Akti Miaouli, 1st Floor, 185 38 Piraeus, Greece. Hours: 2 hours on 2 February 2015. (Registered 7 September 2015; updated 13 October 2015)
1 September 2015, received £33,825 exclusive of VAT, for arbitration services provided. Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago Illinois 60601, USA. Hours: 65 hours between 2 February 2015 and 1 July 2015. (Registered 7 September 2015; updated 13 October 2015)
3 September 2015, received £3,375 exclusive of VAT, for arbitration services to be provided. Solicitors: Wikborg Rein LLP, Cheapside House, 138 Cheapside, London EC2V 6HS. Hours: none to date, booking fee only. (Registered 7 September 2015; updated 13 October 2015)
25 September 2015, received £2,250 exclusive of VAT for legal services provided. Solicitors: Timagenis Law Firm, 57, Notara Street, 185 35 Piraeus, Greece. Hours: 4.25 hours during August 2015.
(Registered 12 October 2015)
30 September 2015, received £2,875 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Reed Smith LLP, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2RS. Hours: 5.75 hours on 26 July 2015.
(Registered 12 October 2015)
7 December 2015, received £35,575 exclusive of VAT, for arbitration services provided. Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago Illinois 60601, USA. Hours: 61 hours between 28 July 2015 and 24 November 2015. (Registered 08 December 2015)
29 January 2016, received £13,050 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago Illinois 60601, USA. Hours: approximately 24 hours between 24 November 2015 and 24 January 2016. (Registered 03 February 2016)
17 February 2016, received £18,250 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE. Hours: 36.5 hours between 21 October 2015 and 2 November 2015. (Registered 25 February 2016)
25 February 2016, received £3,250 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Clyde & Co. LLP, St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London, EC3A 7AR. Hours: 6.5 hours on 22 September 2015. (Registered 25 February 2016)
25 February 2016, received £3,375 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: MFB Solicitors, Fishmongers’ Chambers, 1 Fishmongers’ Hall Wharf, London EC4R 3AE. Hours: 6.75 hours between 26 March 2015 and 14 July 2015. (Registered 25 February 2016)
4 April 2016, received £5,850 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago Illinois 60601, USA. Hours: 9.75 hours on 4-5 February 2016. (Registered 18 April 2016)
27 April 2016, received £31,067.56 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Hinkhouse Williams Walsh LLP, Prudential Center, 180 North Stetson Avenue, Suite 3400, Chicago, Illinois 60601, USA. Hours: approximately 51 hours between 28 February 2016 and 13 April 2016. (Registered 10 May 2016)
13 May 2016, received £1,500 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Hill Dickinson, Broadgate Tower, 20 Primrose Street, London EC2A 2EW. Hours: 2.5 hours on 18 January 2016. (Registered 17 May 2016)
9 June 2016, received £13,000 exclusive of VAT, for legal services provided. Solicitors: Holman Fenwick Willan LLP, Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2AE. Hours: approximately 21 hours between 19 and 27 November 2016. (Registered 14 June 2016)
Crown Court Recorder. Payments received from Ministry of Justice, 102 Petty France, London SW1H 9AJ:
16 October 2015, received sitting fees of £2,516 gross. Hours: 4 sitting days between 21 September 2015 and 24 September 2015. (Registered 20 October 2015)
17 November 2015, received sitting fees of £3,145 gross. Hours: 5 sitting days between 1 October 2015 and 9 October 2015. (Registered 17 November 2015)
16 December 2015, received sitting fees of £314.50 gross. Hours: approximately 4 hours (sentencing) on 23 November 2015 and 2 December 2015. (Registered 17 December 2015)
31 December 2015, received fee for judicial sentencing seminar £629 gross. Hours: 6 hours on 7 November 2015. (Registered 06 January 2016)
16 March 2016, received sitting fees of £3,774 gross. Hours: 6 sitting days between 15 February 2016 and 22 February 2016. (Registered 16 March 2016)
4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: Kuwait National Assembly
Address of donor: Arabian Gulf St, Kuwait City, Kuwait

Amount of donation (or estimate of the probable value): flights, hotel accommodation, food and transport to a total value of £4,837

Destination of visit: Kuwait

Date of visit: 30 January - 2 February 2016

Purpose of visit: All Party Parliamentary Group on Kuwait delegation

(Registered 17 February 2016)

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