Also known as Phil (Viking) Cave

Philip Douglas Cave

Philip Douglas Cave

Military Law Attorney
Alexandria, VA




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1729 questions answered.

About Me

I first came to the United States in 1972 from London, England, where I was born and had grown up.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Hourly ($150-$275/hour)

Client Reviews

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Absolutely superb lawyer

Posted by: Bill over 4 years ago.

In a word, outstanding. Exceedingly bright, thorough and professional. A career Naval Officer, my security clearance was revoked due to my marriage...

Saved My Life!

Posted by: Wade (military police) almost 3 years ago.

I was on the edge of losing my military career and facing jail time along with my reputation for the rest of my life. I was facing serious sexual as...
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Showing 2 of 47 peer endorsements

Kathryn Burnstein
Kathryn Burnstein

Austin, TX

12 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Cave went out of his way to assist me in navigating a divorce issue involving a deployed soldier. Mr. Cave is knowledgeable, astute,...
Scott Andrew Taylor
Scott Taylor

San Luis Obispo, CA

4 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I worked with Phil on a Dubay hearing when I was active duty. Of all the civilian attorneys I worked with, Phil Cave was definitely the best. His...
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2000 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 3 job entries
1980 – 2000

U.S. Navy


Showing 1 of 6 degrees

1988 LLM - Master of Laws in Law

George Washington University National Law Center


Showing 1 of 5 awards

1997 Meritorious Service Medal



Showing 1 of 6 association entries

2012- present Member

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2014 Military Court Rules of the U.S.


2012 How Public of a Trial: US v. Bradley Manning

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Speaking Engagements

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2014 Moot Courts

at PAD PreLaw Moot Cts

2014 Military Justice Reform

at Global Conference on Military Justice Reform

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