Phil focuses his law practice primarily on securities arbitration and litigation, representing investors who lost money due to the misconduct of financial professionals or in Ponzi schemes. Phil has extensive experience handling securities arbitration matters and has assisted in recovering millions of dollars on behalf of defrauded investors worldwide.
In addition to his securities arbitration practice, Phil serves as an arbitrator for the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA). He has also assisted in bringing actions before the FIFA Dispute Resolution Chamber relating to various football (soccer) disputes and currently volunteers as Pro Bono Counsel for the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) based in Lausanne, Switzerland, providing legal aid to individuals without sufficient financial means to hire an attorney.
In 2020, Phil was recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers, a recognition given to less than 2.5% of lawyers in the State of Ohio. Phil is an active member of PIABA, an international bar association whose members represent investors in disputes with the securities industry. He is also a member of the ICCA (International Council of Commercial Arbitration), the Orange County Bar Association and is an executive council member of the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association YLS