Profile & Practice Areas
Tyler P. Phillips provides a unique insight into judicial administration which helps his clients navigate an increasingly complex legal system. He has worked for judges with over 70 years of combined experience, serving for judges at both the appellate and trial court level. Tyler uses this experience behind the bench to help his clients best position their case for success.
Tyler’s practice consists primarily of commercial litigation with a focus on non-profit organizations, construction, real estate and municipal law. He has achieved considerable results working with the Kotz Sangster litigation team, including:
- Receiving a $2.8 million settlement in favor of the firm’s client in a construction defect case.
- Settling with a debtor in bankruptcy court to have $500,000 of the debt owed to the client declared non-dischargeable.
- Successfully defending challenges to the public financing of the Detroit Pistons return to the City of Detroit.
Honors & Awards
- Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, Non-Profit Organizations, Construction Litigation, 2018-2019
- State Bar of Michigan