Philip is a senior member of The Cavanagh Law Firm, practicing in the area of family law, which includes divorces with substantial assets and/or complex financial issues, preparation of pre- and post-marital agreements, and review of estate planning situations which might be affected by divorce or property characterization issues. Phil is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, has been listed in Best Lawyers of America since 1987, and is certified by the Arizona State Bar as a Family Law Specialist. Phil was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, but moved to Iowa, where he attended Iowa State University and Coe College, receiving his B.A. from Coe College in 1968 and his J.D. from Drake University in 1973.