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Philip Pence represents and counsels employers in a diverse range of labor and employment matters. Philip’s work includes claims arising under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), including single plaintiff and class action claims.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Philip practiced management-side employment law at a law firm in central Illinois.
During law school, Philip was actively involved in the University of Illinois Law Review, serving as the Managing Notes and Comments Editor. Philip also participated in the Environmental Moot Court competition, and received the Best Oralist award.
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Employment, Law360 (2019)
CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Biomedical Ethics, Spring 2015
US District Court for the Central District of Illinois
US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, 2012, B.A., High Distinction in Philosophy
University of Illinois College of Law, 2016, J.D., cum laude