Real Estate Agent

Philip OConnell

Executive Managing Director of the Hamptons - General Counsel

Brown Harris Stevens

27 Main Street
East Hampton, NY 11937

A Hamptons native and longtime East End attorney, Philip oversees Halstead's regional operations from the firm's thriving Hamptons offices located in East Hampton and Southampton.

Philip brings to Halstead extensive real estate industry experience in the Hamptons as well as a strong background in sales management. Prior to joining Halstead, Philip served for seven years as a Managing Director for Corcoran on the East End. He is passionate about agent career development and has a successful track record for helping agents - both new and experienced - take their business to the next level. Agents tend to hit several plateaus throughout their careers. One of Philip's greatest assets is the ability to assess a situation, identify the agent's unique skills, and assist them in developing a detailed tactical plan to raise the bar higher than they might have ever imagined.

Raised in East Hampton, Philip earned his BS degree in Economics from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, and was awarded a Juris Doctorate from Tulane University Law School. He resides in East Hampton with his wife and two rescue dogs from the Animal Rescue Fund of the Hamptons. He serves as a volunteer firefighter in East Hampton, and is extremely dedicated to all aspects of his community including as a member of the town of East Hampton Community Preservation Advisory Board and Vice Chairman of East Hampton Village Planning Board. Though he has traveled to many places, Philip has always been glad to come back to his roots in the Hamptons, which he considers one of the most beautiful places in the world.


Philip OConnell works in East Hampton which has a population of 13,275. East Hampton has a household income of $55,414. The educational attainment of residents of East Hampton includes 58.72% of adults who have at least a college degree.
Residents in East Hampton will typically attend school in East Hampton Union Free.