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About Me

Languages Spoken: French

Practice Areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 55%
  2. Personal Injury: 45%

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Phillip. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Kim Karen Wyatt

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Kim Wyatt Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

The Silvera Firm

5001 Spring Valley Rd
Suite. 1015-E
Dallas, TX, 75244


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198909/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Texas Super Lawyer - Workers' CompensationSuperLawyers2010
Texas Super Lawyer - Workers' CompensationSuperLawyers2009
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLewis & Backhaus2007 - Present
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Texas Board of Legal SpecializationBoard Certified Personal Injury Trial Law1995 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1989 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Mary A. O'Bryant v. Fort Worth Carrier, et al.Defense verdict
Middleton v. City of DallasDefense verdict
Kathryn Cann v. Royal Indemnity Co.Defense verdict
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Baylor UniversityDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1989
Baylor UniversityFrench/Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Texas Workers’ Compensation SubrogationTexas Workers’ Compensation Subrogation2008
Gallagher Bassett continuing educationWorkers' Compensation Subrogation2008
St. Paul Travelers SeminarIntroduction to Suits and Litigation2005
The First Annual Royal & Sunalliance Legal SeminarWorkers' compensation2003
Texas Workers' CompensationWorkers' compensation2003
The Fundamentals of Workers' Comp in TexasFundamentals of Workers' Compensation2002
R&SA Claims SeminarThe Duty of Good Faith and Fair Dealing2002
CMSA Annual SeminarManaged Care Malpractice1998
Johnson & Higgins/Lindsey Morden SeminarTexas Workers' Compensation and Premises Liability1996