Phillip N. Coover is a principal attorney at Schenk Annes Tepper Campbell Ltd. and has been with the firm since 2005. He is admitted to practice by the State of Illinois, and is the Chairman of the Commercial Litigation Committee of the Chicago Bar Association, licensed in the State of Michigan, the General Bar of the U.S. District Court (Northern District of Illinois), and the Trial Bar for the Northern District of Illinois. He also holds an Illinois Managing Broker real estate license. His practice areas include commercial real estate, receiverships and other distressed assets, foreclosures, commercial bankruptcy creditor representation, corporate transactional matters, real estate acquisitions and sales, business disputes and breach of fiduciary duties, debt collection, and other various matters. Phillip received his Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Economics and Political Science from the University of Illinois in 2004. He received his Juris Doctor from DePaul University College of Law in 2007.
The Schenk Annes Tepper Campbell law firm conveniently serves clients in the Chicago metropolitan area, in a wide range of legal matters, Mr. Coover represents local and national commercial real estate investments companies, real estate development and brokerage companies, retail commercial property management companies, business owners, restaurants , and private equity lending companies. Phillip is a multiple time recipient of Super Lawyers Rising Star award in the area of Business Litigation—a designation only given to 2.5% of all attorneys in the State of Illinois, who are under the age of 40, and has written and lectured extensively on various legal topics to the Chicago Bar Association, continuing legal education companies, and at private businesses. He has done presentations on Landlord’s Rights in Retail Bankruptcies, creditors’ rights issues, and receivership obligations and duties. Phillip has authored articles on the topics of litigation holds, the Keep Chicago Renting Ordinance, receiver liabilities and rights, employer-employee issues, and various other topics. He is also the host of the Real Estate for Breakfast Podcast which listeners can find on iTunes or on realestatebreakfast.com.
Phillip is an avid squash player and involved in club governance with the University Club of Chicago.
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