The McPhillip Firm
Personal Injury & Criminal Defense
We're an Atlanta based boutique law firm offering a unique blend of criminal defense and personal injury services. Whether you were injured in a car wreck, a victim of a dog bite or a slip and fall, arrested for a DUI, or arrested for other criminal charges, we can help you.
Why the McPhillip Firm? Unlike larger firms that tend to treat clients as a number, we take the time to learn about our clients and their individual needs. This matters greatly, especially in our role as counsel. Our clients have our cell phone numbers and we are always available to discuss any issues. The result is excellent representation and superior results.
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Attorney W. Sean McPhillip, Esq.
Born and raised in New York, Sean moved to Atlanta after graduating from New York University with a bachelor's degree in computer science to pursue a career in the IT field. During his IT career, he co-founded and ran a successful promotions company. Despite his success, he decided to pursue a lifelong dream of attending law school.
While attending law school, Sean was a board member of the Georgia State Law Review. He also received multiple CALI Awards as well as the Excellence in Advocacy Award.
After graduating from law school, Sean worked several years for an AMLaw 100 firm. There, his practice involved numerous aspects of intellectual property including patents, trademarks, and copyrights. More specifically, as a registered patent attorney, Sean drafted and prosecuted many patent applications directed to computer related technology and mechanical innovations for clients ranging from Fortune500 companies to major universities.
In 2020, Sean founded the McPhillip Firm to cater to the needs of his community. He expanded his practice to include personal injury and criminal defense. In just three years, Sean built the McPhillip Firm into a multi-million-dollar practice.
In the personal injury practice, the McPhillip Firm works closely with clients involved in motor vehicle accidents, trucking wrecks, slip and falls, and wrongful death cases.
The criminal defense practice of The McPhillip Firm has successfully defended clients against various crimes, including, DUIs, family violence charges, theft, and traffic offenses including fleeing and eluding, obstruction, and reckless driving.
Sean's attention to detail and tenacious advocacy ensures his clients receive the best results and maximum awards possible.
State Bar of Georgia
District of Columbia
United States Patent & Trademark Office
B.A., New York University
M.B.A., Georgia State University
J.D., Georgia State University, Magna Cum Laude