Attorney Trey Phillips
Trey Phillips focuses his practice in litigation, landlord and tenant law, creditors’ and debtors’ rights, business law, homeowners’ association law, real estate transactions, and criminal law. He assists entrepreneurs in the creation of business entities such as Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, or Partnerships to facilitate their particular needs regarding, taxation, financing and limited personal liability. He is a member of the State Bar of Georgia (Bankruptcy, Creditor's Rights, Criminal, Family, Fiduciary, General Practice and Trial Law, and Military/Veterans Law Sections), the Gwinnett County Bar Association (Younger Lawyer's Section Chair), and the American Bar Association. Trey is an active member of the Gwinnett County Bar Association, currently serving as the section leader of the Younger Lawyer's Section. Trey also serves as a member of the Gwinnett County Indigent defense and is often appointed by the Gwinnett County Courts in criminal cases when the Defendant cannot afford to retain an attorney.
Trey received his Juris Doctor degree from the University Of Georgia School Of Law. Trey is currently a candidate for a Masters of Business Administration degree from Georgia State University. Prior to attending law school, Trey worked as a senior business analyst for a large public information technology corporation headquartered in metro Atlanta. Trey received his Bachelor in Business Administration degree (Finance Major) from the Roberto C. Goizueta Business School of Emory University, where he was selected as member the Roberto C. Goizueta Business School Honor Council, and served as Vice-President of the Health Care Club.
Trey was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. While serving eight years on active duty in the US Army (Infantry), Trey was assigned as a Field Medic to elite national contingency units including: 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Ft. Benning, Georgia; 2nd Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg, North Carolina; and the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Fulda, West Germany. Trey graduated with honors from the United States Army Primary Leadership Development Course. Trey’s military decorations and awards include the Humanitarian Service Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Overseas Service Ribbon, the Good Conduct Medal, the Parachutist Badge, and the Expert Field Medical Badge. Trey received the Humanitarian Service Medal for his participation in medical rescue operations in southern Florida following Hurricane Andrew.
Trey is multi-lingual, possessing basic skills speaking, reading and writing German and Russian. Trey is also a licensed Private Pilot.