Philip E. Hamilton, Esq.


Phil handles all forms of civil, commercial, business litigation and real estate law matters at Hamilton Law.

Phil has represented businesses in civil litigation and defense, employment and labor disputes, city regulatory matters, drafting contracts, and collection on accounts and judgments. He has also counseled companies on acquisitions at local, regional, and national levels, consulted with small businesses on various licensing, compliance, and permit issues, and assisted those businesses in the formation of LLC's, corporations, and other business organizational structures working in close contact with accounting professionals.

In addition to this, Phil has defended small and medium-sized businesses in insurance matters, counseled non-profit organizations in tax-exemption applications and appeal processes, and successfully represented business clients before the USPTO in trademark applications.

Phil earned a Juris Doctor degree in 2005 from Case Western Reserve University School of Law. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan and an International Law Certificate from the University of Amsterdam.

Born and raised in Detroit, Phil is married with two children. He enjoys fishing, barbequing, and watching U of M football and the Detroit Lions.


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  • Peace of mind

    I can't thank you Hamilton Law enough for the peace of mind you all have given me and my family! Thanks
  • Respectful approach

    I reached out to Phillip Hamilton regarding an employment issue. He listens and shares his experience and knowledge of the law with his clients. He took a very thoughtful approach to my case and guided me through a stressful situation and helped resolve it well beyond my expectations. I would hig...
  • Wonderful experience

    I had a wonderful experience with Philip and will definitely use his services in the future! I have already recommended him to 2 other business owners in a week!
  • Knowledgeable

    and cares about the community
  • Professional and Compassionate

    Thank you for your service, and a special thank you to Phil for his professional and compassionate advice. I am in a much better space and greater peace. I have recommended your law firm to many and will continue to make use of your services as needed.