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Phone: (734) 761-9000
Fax: (734) 761-9001

Mr. Phillips has been involved in a wide variety of civil litigation matters since he was admitted to the Michigan Bar in 1982. He has tried cases in both the state and federal courts and has handled appellate matters in the Michigan Court of Appeals, Michigan Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit .

He has served as a mediator and case evaluator in Washtenaw County since 1984. He is AV Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell, its highest peer recognition for both ethical standards and legal ability.


  • Wayne State University, J.D. (1982)
  • Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, B.A. (1970)

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

Professional Involvement

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Washtenaw County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association