Contact Information

T: 312.670.2000

F: 312.419.1336

C: 312.622.3757




1958, Chicago, IL

Practice Areas

  • Employers’ Liability
  • Construction Liability
  • Subrogation
  • Automobile Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability


Phil joined Garofalo, Schreiber & Storm, Chtd. in 1988. He became a shareholder of the firm in 1999 and heads the firm’s Civil Litigation department. Phil’s practice concentrates in protecting employers in a civil litigation context and handling subrogation matters. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Marquette University in 1980 and his Juris Doctorate from St. Louis University in 1985.


Phil has been a frequent lecturer to trade, industry and insurance groups on topics of employers’ liability, construction liability, and subrogation. He has participated in training sessions for insurance carriers and their staffs. He has also contributed to articles in professional journals including the “Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel Quarterly Journal”.

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Federal Bar of the United States District Court of the Northern District of Illinois
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Illinois Association of Defense Trial Counsel