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Philip David Press

Litigation Attorney at Norristown, PA

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About Philip

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Licensed for 13 years
State NJ
Status Active
Acquired 2009
Updated 11/06/2022
State PA
Status Active
Acquired 2009
Updated 12/04/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Philip

Philip Press Law Office
30 W. Airy Street
Norristown, PA, 19401

Reviews

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Posted by Alysia | April 5, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Advocates with Integrity
I hired Attorney Press to represent me in a civil matter, Pro Hac Vice. Hiring him is the best choice I could have made, as he was thorough and zealous. Mr. Press is an attorney you can trust a the high level of integrity.

Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 10%-33%
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Criminal Procedure Rules Committee Member
  • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
  • 2022 - Present
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Montgomery Child Advocacy Project
  • 2015 - Present
  • Principal
  • Philip D. Press, Trial Attorney
  • 2012 - Present
  • Director
  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • 2018 - 2021
  • Pro-Bono PFA Plaintiff Attorney
  • Legal Aid of Southeastern PE
  • 2013 - 2013
  • Prosecuting Attorney
  • Bucks County District Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2011
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Philadelphia District Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2011
  • Special Prosecutor
  • Chester County District Attorney's Office
  • 2010 - 2011
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Education

  • Fordham University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • N/A
  • Widener University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • Commonwealth v. G
  • Court Dissmissal with Prejudice - (scheduled) Jury Trial
  • Commonwealth v. M
  • Acceptance into Court Diversionary Program
  • In Re: (Ten Philadelphia Democratic Committeepeople)
  • Successful Defense of Petitions to Disqualify Ten Individual Candidates for Election
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Associations

  • New Jersey Bar Association
  • 2022 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • 2022 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • 2017 - Present
  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • 2010 - Present
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • 2010 - Present
  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • Board of Directors
  • 2018 - 2022
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Speaking Engagements

  • Status Of The Court With Judges From The Eastern District Of Pennsylvania
  • Substantive Trial Practice CLE
  • 2022
  • Federal Practice Institute 2022
  • Substantive Trial Practice CLE
  • 2022
  • Update From The Judges Of The Eastern District Of Pennsylvania Regarding Covid Practices
  • Substantive Trial Practice CLE
  • 2021
  • Lexa, Keep Me Out Of Trouble While I Work From Home!
  • Professional Responsibility CLE
  • 2020
  • Hearing Committee Training
  • Hearing Examiner Training CLE
  • 2019
  • Hearing Committee Training
  • Hearing Examiner Training CLE
  • 2019
  • Elder Law Ethics And The Disciplinary Board
  • Professional Responsibility CLE
  • 2019
  • Elder Law Ethics And The Disciplinary Board
  • Professional Responsibility CLE
  • 2018
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Attorney endorsements

Received (11)
Given (10)
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Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 18
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I strongly endorse this lawyer. He is a terrific advocate for his clients, being clever, smart, well-respected, and tough. I would recommend him without any hesitation."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 26
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Mr. Press is a zealous advocate for his clients, an intelligent attorney who knows the law well, and truly a natural in the courtroom. I had the distinct pleasure of encountering Mr. Press as opposing counsel on many criminal matters while serving on my third-year practice certificate with the Chester County D.A.'s office. While he was certainly stood staunchly in defense of his clients, I have always known him to be a very personable individual, which I also believe serves his clients well. Mr. Press earns my resounding endorsement."
Criminal defense Attorney | Sep 18
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have known Phil for close to seven years and have seen firsthand the incredible work ethic he bring to each case and the amazing results he gets. He is among the most talented lawyers I have ever worked with."
Unknown Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Press is a zealous advocate who fights hard to defend his clients' rights in and outside of the courtroom."
Unknown Attorney | May 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Mr. Press for criminal law. While only knowing Mr. Press recently, I can say he has great knowledge of criminal law, especially where it intersects with immigration issues."
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 15
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Philip is an intelligent and aggressive advocate for his clients rights. I had the pleasure of working with him and highly endorse him."
Social Security & Disability Attorney | Jan 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Phil is well respected among his peers. You will be more than satisfied with him as your advocate."
Unknown Attorney | Jan 03
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 19
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 29
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Phil handles expungements the right way. I would recommend Phil to anyone that needed an expungement or a pardon."
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