My clients are my priority. Everyone receives respect, attention and a safe, confidential and unrushed environment to talk, to ask, to discuss and obtain expert counsel at affordable prices. I LISTEN FIRST, then offer insight, as well as cutting edge legal expertise in solving my clients needs.
Born and raised in Johannesburg South-Africa.
Studied Theology in Newcastle England for three years.
Studied Theology in Brooklyn New York for two years.
Went to Law School in Brooklyn New York - graduating in 2003.
Married in Brooklyn New York.
Moved with Wife and Sons to Miami, Florida in 2004.
Live in Miami, Florida with Wife and 3 sons.
Passionate Miami Dolphin Football and Miami Heat Basketball fan.
Have represented clients in the US across the country and clients from Israel, Hong Kong and South Africa. Clients include individuals, institutions, partnerships, corporations, hedge funds, REITS and Non for Profit.
Engage in mutliple pro-bono representations for individuals as well as non for profits and charities.
Other experience includes Senior Management at a Fortune 500 Corporation growing Revenue and Gross Margin to Record Levels. Managing a staff of 40 employees and a budget of $70 Million.
I love to read articles about stocks and business and enjoy educating my clients about the horrors in the housing market.
A great day is spending the day with my family.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Hebrew, French
Hourly ($100-300/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (120 minutes)
Cash, Check, Credit card
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I endorse this lawyer. Grant is an experienced and knowledgeable attorney. As a colleague, he is generous with his time and expertise. He has freely offered me guidance and assistance when I needed it. Grant is a dedicated advocate and an asset to the profession.
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I endorse this lawyer. I found Grant Phillips attentive to the client’s concerns and was diligent in their representation. Grant was quick to respond their questions and provide useful information. Grant worked hard to meet the client’s needs. It was a pleasure to work with Grant and I look forward to our future collaborations.
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|FL||Administrative - Not Authorized to Practice||2004||12/08/2016|
|NJ||Administrative - Not authorized to practice||2003||10/25/2010|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Samuel Kirschenbaum Prize||Brooklyn Law School||2003|
|Highest Grade Real Estate Graduating Class 03||CALI AWARD||2003|
|Managing Partner||PHILLIPS LAW GROUP, P.A.||2006 - Present|
|Senior Manager||Robert Half International, Inc.||2004 - 2006|
|Associate||Tanenbaum & Morgenstern, LLP||2002 - 2004|
|Legal Intern||Fine, Olin & Anderman, LLP||2001 - 2002|
|Intern||Law Offices of Richard Tanenbaum||2000 - 2001|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida||Member||2010 - Present|
|Bankruptcy Bar Association of the Southern District of Florida||Member||2009 - Present|
|Dade County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|New York City Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Florida Bar||N/A||2004 - Present|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Member||2003 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2000 - Present|
|Foreclosure Defense Dismissal||We won the case and Chase Bank will pay attorneys fees and the foreclosure is dismissed as if it did not even start. Lis Pendens removed. Family stay home after not paying for 2 + years!|
|Checking Account With $21,000 Garnished by Creditor||We defended the Writ of Garnishment demanding a hearing in court and presented 3 separate Statutory Defenses why the Creditor could NOT garnish any of our clients money - we won and the entire account was unfrozen!|
|$55,000.00 CitiBank Credit Card Collection Suit||Settled for $15,000|
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|Brooklyn Law School||Juris Doctorate J.D.||LAW||2003|
|Rabbinical Academy Mesivta Chaim Berlin||Theology||Baccalaureate||2000|
|Gateshead Rabbinical Yeshiva||Theology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|
|Lunch & Learn.||Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Basics.||2013|
|EK Marketing South Florida Roundtable||Modification Myth and Real Foreclosure Defense.||2011|
|BNI Elite Professionals||Florida and Basic Asset Protection||2011|
|NEW YORK YOUNG PROFESSIONAL ENTREPRENEURS||ENTITY FORMATION "What's right for me?" - LLC v LLP v. C corp and S Corp - Liability & Tax status||2010|
|CJA TOP PRODUCER ROUND TABLE||PREMIUM FINANCING AND THE LAW||2007|