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Philippa Milnes-Smith

LAW (Lucas Alexander Whitley)

Agent and Managing Director

Philippa Milnes-Smith

Philippa Milnes-Smith is Managing Director of the literary agency LAW (Lucas Alexander Whitley Ltd.  She is also a specialist in children’s books and properties across all media and has worked as a consultant for a number of major companies in this area. She is a former president of the Association of Authors’ Agents

Before she joined LAW in 2001, Philippa was Managing Director of Puffin Books, the children’s publishing division of the Penguin Group UK and a member of the Penguin Board.  She also worked as Head of UK Development for the licensing company, Copyrights.