University of Michigan, J.D., cum laude, 1981
Saginaw Valley State University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1978
Michigan Bar Association
US Tax Court
Outstanding Alumni Award - Saginaw Valley State University
Phil represents numerous closely held businesses and professionals. His real estate practice includes residential and commercial transactions including condominium developments and like-kind exchanges of real estate. Phil’s tax practice includes strategic tax planning as well as the representation of clients with respect to tax controversies with the Internal Revenue Service and the Michigan Department of Treasury. Phil’s business practice includes the sale and purchase of various types of businesses, including professional practices.
Phil was recently recognized with the Outstanding Alumni Award from the College of Arts and Behavioral Science at Saginaw Valley State University.
Phil is a member of Business Law and the Probate and Estate Planning Sections of the State Bar of Michigan. He is a member of the Northeastern Michigan Estate Planning Council and has served a term on its Board of Directors. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Field Neurosciences Institute.