Philip M. Osterhout


  • Environmental Law

  • Municipal, Land Development & Expropriation


About Philip

Phil joined Soloway Wright as an Associate in 2017 after completing both summer and articling programs with the firm.  Phil practices as part of our Municipal, Land Development & Expropriation Group, representing developers, businesses and individuals.

Phil completed his Juris Doctor at Queen’s University, where he volunteered at the Legal Aid Clinic and worked on various projects with Pro Bono Students Canada.  As an Ottawa native, he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Carleton University, graduating with highest honours.

Outside of the office Phil likes to spend time with his family and friends, and enjoys hiking, camping and snowboarding.  He also has his third-degree black belt in taekwon-do and has competed internationally.

Call to Bar 2017


  • J.D. Queen’s University (2016)
  • B.A. (Hons.), Carleton University (2013)


Ottawa Office


English, French

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Ontario Expropriation Association
  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Canadian Bar Association