Gordon M. Phillips

Associate

804.697.4118 (p)
804.697.6118 (f)
gphillips@cblaw.com

Professional Affiliations

Virginia State Bar 

The Bar Association of the City of Richmond
• Litigation Section
• Communications Committee, 2020-present

Federal Bar Association, Richmond Chapter
• Federal Litigation Section

Gordon Phillips is an associate in the firm's Litigation practice group. He assists clients with general litigation matters, including contract and business tort disputes.

Representative Litigation

  • Defense of company against breach of contract claim through trial and defense verdict.
  • Representation of multiple plaintiffs seeking distributions from a defendant LLC through trial and judgment for plaintiffs.
  • Represent insurance company against fraud claims through trial and defense verdict.
  • Representation, with other appointed counsel, of white collar criminal defendant through a nine-day jury trial and verdict in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
 

Practice Areas

Trials/Appeals/Alternative Dispute Resolution

Education

University of Richmond School of Law, J.D., 2016
Cum Laude
Articles & Comments Editor, University of Richmond Law Review

Christopher Newport University, B.A., English, 2013

Admissions

• Virginia
• U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
• U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia
• U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
• U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Clerkship

• Hon. William L. Osteen Jr., U.S. District Court Chief Judge, Middle District of North Carolina, 2016-2017