Phil Abadee


phil abadee, pw lawyers

Phil has worked with PW Lawyers since 2019. Prior to working in law, he had extensive experience in politics, finance, publishing and export/importing.

Phil was a Councillor on Randwick Council and served as Chair, Vice-Chair or as a member on seventeen committees.

He has also worked in banking and securitisation with Credit Lyonnais Bank and later appointed as a Senior Manager for Advance Bank.

Phil had a regular weekly segment on Radio 2GB’s ‘Money’ programme for several years as their mortgage expert.

Phil worked in the publishing industry, where he managed a stable of magazines with international distribution in architecture, design, development, and business sectors.

More recently Phil was the Campaign Director for the former Attorney-General of Australia (Hon Philip Ruddock AO) and other candidates for election to Hornsby Council.

The campaign was a success with an increased vote and majority.

Phil’s lateral thought pattern, ease under pressure and capacity to look for solutions are strengths that help his clients solve their problems.

Phil works with PW Lawyers as an independent contractor.


  • Charles Sturt University 2017 -2021 (Bachelor of Laws)
  • University New South Wales 2021-2022 (Graduate Diploma in Legal Professional Practice)


  • Contract Disputes
  • Debt Recovery
  • Debt Renegotiation
  • Family Law
  • Reputational Torts (including defamation)
  • Local Matters (including traffic offences)