Gordon M. Phillips

Associate
BIO
EXPERIENCE
EDUCATION
AFFILIATIONS
RECOGNITIONS

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.

PRACTICE AREAS
Trials / Appeals / Alternative Dispute Resolution

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

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.

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

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

Legal Elite (Virginia Business)
• Young Lawyer, 2021