Phillip is Litigation Counsel at Holtzman Vogel Josefiak Torchinsky with a primary focus on redistricting, First Amendment, and election-related litigation and appeals. Phillip has co-authored briefs for the Supreme Court of the United States, the various federal courts of appeals, and has been published on SCOTUSBlog.
Prior to joining the firm, Phillip served as an associate counsel for the 58th Presidential Inaugural Committee. Before law school, Phillip spent several years working for the City of Austin, Texas.
Phillip holds degrees in Philosophy (B.A.) from California State University – Los Angeles, Community and Regional Planning (M.S.) from the University of Texas at Austin, and Law (J.D.) from Baylor Law School. He is a member of the Republican National Lawyers Association and the Federalist Society.
Phillip is a member of the District of Columbia Bar and the State Bar of Texas. He is admitted to practice in the United States Courts of Appeals for the Second, Fifth, and Sixth Circuits, as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
(Phil’s practice is limited to matters of federal law.)