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Clay H. Phillips

Special Counsel

Practice Areas



Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1976

University of Missouri-Columbia, B.A., 1973, with honors



Clay has been a litigator for nearly 40 years. An accessible and courteous trial attorney, he helps insurance companies, nonprofit organizations and general corporations navigate the complexities of the legal system. Clay concentrates his practice in insurance coverage and commercial litigation, which he is willing to take to trial when necessary. He also works comfortably with antitrust, securities, contract and toxic tort defense matters.


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rated

  • Selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers List: 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2011