Andrew G. Phillips

Senior Counsel

Related Content

  • Washington and Lee University, JD, 2003
  • University of North Alabama, BS, 1999
  • Georgia

Member, Defense Research Institute

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Atlanta Bar association

Andrew’s practice includes financial services, commercial, product liability, toxic tort, class action, and aviation litigation. He regularly represents major financial institutions in mortgage and financial services litigation, including litigation under the Truth in Lending Act, Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act, and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. He also represents medical device and pharmaceutical companies, food and beverage producers, equipment manufacturers, air lines, aircraft component part manufacturers and related aviation businesses in commercial, wrongful death, personal injury, class action and mass tort litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country.

He is a member of the Defense Research Institute and regularly participates in the DRI Conference on Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Litigation. He has completed aviation ground-school training at Aviation Atlanta, and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA) Advanced Deposition Training program.

Andrew was a Burke Scholar at Washington and Lee University School of Law.

T: +1 404 443 5724F: +1 404 443 5773aphillips@mcguirewoods.comPromenade
1230 Peachtree Street, N.E.
Suite 2100
Atlanta, GA 30309-3534

Tried and won jury trial on behalf of automobile manufacturer in serious product liability lawsuit.

Tried and won bench trials on behalf of financial services firms.

Represented product manufacturer in nationwide product recall and subsequent multi-district litigation proceedings, including drafting briefs and motions to the Judicial Panel on Multi-District Litigation.

Extensive experience managing litigation and local counsel throughout the continental United States and Puerto Rico.

Named to "Georgia Rising Stars," Personal Injury Defense: Products, Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters, 2011-2013

Recipient, Award of Merit, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (awarded for securing the return of a kidnapped child to his mother in Hungary pursuant to the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of Child Abduction), 2005

Panelist, "New Developments in Your Profession," Renaissance Weekend, July 4, 2010
Panelist, "The Lawyers with the Dragon Tattoos (Rewarding Experiences of Incredibly Versatile Professionals)," Renaissance Weekend, July 4, 2012