John M Phillips
Attorney John Phillips is a Member of Law Office of John M. Phillips, a law firm in Jacksonville, FL. As a lawyer in Jacksonville, Florida, attorney Phillips serves Duval County, as well as clients throughout Florida.
Areas of Practice
- Auto Accident
- Construction / Development
- Defective / Dangerous Products
- Entertainment Law
- Medical Malpractice
- Personal Injury
Admitted to Practice Law
- 2000, Alabama; 2001, Florida and US District Court, Middle District of Florida; 2002, Georgia
|:||University of Alabama, BA, 1997|
|Law School||:||University of Alabama School of Law, JD, 2000|
- Jacksonville and American Bar Associations; The Florida Bar; Alabama State Bar; State Bar of Georgia.
John is originally from Mobile, Alabama. It is where he was born, went to high school and where his parents still reside. John has lived in Arizona, Kansas, Louisiana, Washington, DC, South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida and Alabama. Florida has been his home for over a decade, but he frequently works and travels to Georgia and Alabama. He is licensed to practice law in all three states and has been hired by major companies and individuals, alike, to represent them in all 3. "Have guns, will travel," John says.
John was named a Bedsole Scholar and attended the University of Alabama on full scholarship. There, he received a Bachelors Degree and a Juris Doctorate (Law Degree), was named Senior Editor of the Law & Psychology Law Review, involved with the Student Government Association and undertook many other activities. He volunteered at an alternative school, working with kids who were born to dire circumstances. After graduation from law school, John accepted a judicial clerkship in Mobile before moving to Jacksonville, Florida, where he has resided for over a decade.
John has worked hard establishing himself as a top attorney. He is licensed to practice law in Florida, Georgia and Alabama, as well as in many Federal Courts. He became a named member of the firm of Dore, Lanier & Phillips at age 32 and left Dore & Phillips at age 35 to pursue BTSA, the Breakthrough Sports Agency, and work with the largest personal injury firm in the nation, advocating for 100's of clients. He left there and has started his own firm and represents a broad base of clients like his grandfather and great grandfather before him. As a trial lawyer, John has been recognized as a leader in the industry and accomplished attorney by several regional and national entities and publications.
His peers have rewarded him with some of the top ratings his profession offers. He has been the #1 or #2 searched/viewed attorney in his home of Jacksonville for several consecutive months and in the top 10 out of well over 1.3 Million attorneys nationwide by Martindale/Lexis-Nexis. The same entity rates him AV - Preeminent, the highest peer rating they have, as determined by lawyers and judges. He was named as a Super Lawyer Rising Star two years in a row. No more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the State are named to this list. He is also rated a perfect 10/10 by avvo.com, is on several Who's Who lists and has been asked to join several "invitation only" legal societies, such as the Inns of Court, of which he is an alumni, and the Million Dollar Verdict Club. Finally, John has the honor of serving on and being a Co-Director and/or General Counsel of several non-profit organizations.
John is the host of Sports & Courts, a weekly radio show and he is in the process of writing a chapter of a book on sports law and working on another literary project and speaks all over the country on various legal topics.
Born: Mobile, Alabama, February 4, 1975
Law Office of John M. Phillips
4191 San Juan Blvd
Jacksonville, Florida 32210
Law Office of John M. Phillips was founded in 2011. Law Office of John M. Phillips is located in Duval County Florida.