Podcast Episode 11: Phil Phillips, Partner

08 September 2020 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Authors: Alexis P. Robertson Philip B. Phillips

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a discussion with Phil Phillips. Phil is Managing Partner of Foley’s Detroit office and a member of the Labor & Employment group. Phil shares about life growing-up as the youngest of nine kids in Saginaw, Michigan, and the incredible role models he had in his older, very high achieving, siblings. Phil also shares about his labor & employment practice and how, as a former prosecutor, it’s the only practice that captures his interest. Phil also provides insight in to his experience as a Black man in Big Law and how large law firms can work to promote attorneys of color. Listen to the full discussion below.  

Phil's Profile 

  • Title: Partner
  • Practice Area: Labor & Employment 
  • Foley Office: Detroit 
  • Hometown: Saginaw, Michigan
  • College: Emory University
  • Law School: Syracuse University College of Law
     

 

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