Phil brings over ten years of legal, coverage, and compliance experience as assistant counsel at Berkley Life Sciences. He began his career as a law clerk in the Chancery Division of the Circuit Court of Cook County in Chicago, where he drafted judicial orders and opinions for insurance coverage declaratory judgment actions. Phil later transitioned into a coverage counsel and litigation position at a national law firm, where he worked on a range of commercial property and casualty coverage disputes. Before joining Berkley Life Sciences, Phil was employed with the American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS), a national not-for-profit insurance advisory organization. At AAIS, Phil drafted coverage forms, managed compliance developments and filings, represented AAIS as a subject matter expert on specialty insurance programming, and advised company leadership on various corporate and legal matters.
Phil is a graduate of Virginia Tech and obtained his law degree from Chicago-Kent College of Law. He is admitted to practice in Illinois.