Philip has been associated with WHC since his daughters were students at WHC’s the Early Childhood Center, and his family’s participation in congregational activities has expanded over the years. 

Philip recently retired as a partner with the international law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP, where he represented companies and individuals in white-collar matters and advised companies and their boards on a variety of compliance-related subjects. Prior to joining Shearman, he was the lead trial prosecutor at the U.S. Department of Justice for Foreign Corrupt Practices Act matters and assisted in negotiating international and European anti-corruption conventions. He is a “double ‘Hoo” with an undergraduate degree (with the highest distinction) from the University of Virginia and a J.D. from its law school.