Phil earned his chops as a skilled courtroom competitor as an assistant district attorney with the Galveston County District Attorney’s office, where he participated in over 50 jury trials. After three years of criminal work in Texas, Phil entered civil litigation practice in Colorado initially representing developers and builders, and then physicians and hospitals in negligence claims brought against them. After many years representing defendants, Phil decided he could no longer oppose those who had been injured. He was determined to utilize his adept trial skills to help those injured by the negligent acts of others. After joining Metier Law Firm, LLC in 2008, Phil says switching sides was “the best decision he ever made.”
Phil is a tough, dedicated trial lawyer whose passion and determination is a direct result of the clients he represents. He is continually amazed at the strength of his clients in the face of troubled and trying times. Their will to keep going against great odds, drives Phil to fight for them and their families in and out of the courtroom to strive for solutions that are best suited to their individual needs.
Phil graduated from the University of Colorado… Read More