Jump to Navigation

Larry A. Phillips

Larry A. Phillips

Sherman, Texas
877-EDTEXAS (Toll Free)

Lawrence (Larry) A. Phillips is a partner in the law firm of Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP.  He  represents a wide variety of clients in courts throughout East and North Texas.  Larry's practice is primarily focused on litigation with a heavy emphasis on litigation in federal courts in the area of intellectual property and complex commercial cases.  Larry is also a qualified Texas Mediator and is a former president of the Eastern District of Texas Bar Association. Larry is an AV Preeminent®  Rated Lawyer and has previously been selected as a Texas Rising Star by Law and Politics Magazine as Published in Texas Monthly and as a Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property Law by American Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™.  He has served in the Texas House of Representatives since being elected in 2003 representing Delta, Fannin and Grayson Counties of Northeast Texas.

Larry received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University and his law degree from the University of Houston.  Larry is married to Robin Hickman Phillips and they have three children.

Areas of Practice

  • General Federal and State Civil and Criminal Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Business Litigation
  • Employment Law
  • Mediator

Litigation Percentage

  • 75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals Federal Circuit


  • University of Houston Law Center, Houston, Texas
    • J.D. - December, 1990
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas, USA
    • B.B.A. - 1988


  • Presenter at various continuing legal education seminars including topics such as Federal Court practice, deposition strategies, employment law issues, legislative process and various legislative updates.
  • Previous adjunct instructor at Grayson County College for paralegal program

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Grayson County Bar Association, Member
  • Wichita County Bar Association, Former Member
  • Eastern District Bar Association- , Previously served as Director, Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President and President
  • State Bar of Texas, Employment Law and Intellectual Property Sections Member, Member
  • The Paul Brown American Inn of Court

:: Sherman Office

Federal Courthouse Square
300 North Travis Street
Sherman, TX 75090

Ph: 903.870.0070
Fax: 903.870.0066

Email | Map & Directions

:: Plano Office

Plano Federal Courthouse Conference Suite
4949 Hedgcoxe Road
Suite 230
Plano, TX 75024

Ph: 214.387.9100
Fax: 903.870.0066

Email | Map & Directions

:: Marshall Office

113 East Austin Street
P.O. Box 1556
Marshall, TX 75671

Ph: 903.938.8900
Fax: 972.767.4620

Email | Map & Directions

:: Tyler Office

110 North College, Suite 204
Tyler, Texas 75702
Toll Free: 877.EDTEXAS
Meetings with lawyers will be by appointment only.

Email | Map & Directions