Biography

Phillip Robinson is a solo litigator from Silver Spring, Maryland.  He is an active member of the National Association of Consumer Advocates (“NACA”) for more than 15 years and recognized consumer litigator in the areas of mortgage servicing, foreclosure defense, and debt collection practices. Currently in private practice at the Consumer Law Center LLC, Phillip's statewide practice concentrates in the areas of aiding homeowners with sustainable solutions who have fallen victim to unfair, deceptive or otherwise illegal consumer practices by mortgage services, lenders, and debt buyers.

Phillip served as co-trial counsel in the recent $38,630,344.00 jury verdict against LVNV on behalf of a class of 1,589 Maryland consumers.  Previously, Phillip served as Executive Director for the award winning Civil Justice Inc. Phillip is recognized for his innovative, creative approach to case management and systemic creditor practices. Building on the work of NACA members who uncovered the mortgage robo-signing practices, Phillip pressed the certification of classes of defendants facing foreclosure and asking Maryland courts to dismiss hundreds of pending foreclosure cases. Also while at Civil Justice, Phillip served as a lead training for Maryland's Foreclosure Prevention Pro Bono Project where he trained over 2,000 Maryland attorneys volunteering to aid homeowners.

Phillip has been appointed to numerous boards and advisory committees and in 2008 was recognized as the Maryland Consumer Advocate of the Year by the Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition.  In 2016 he was also recognized as NACA’s Consumer Advocate of the Year.

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