Phillip E. Stephan earned his J.D./M.B.A. from the University of San Diego in 2011, and his B.A. in Global Business, with a minor in Advertising, from the University of Southern California in 2007. He is admitted to practice in California.
Upon graduation from law school, Mr. Stephan worked with Perkins Coie LLP in Strategic Management, creating comprehensive strategic management plans to generate growth and business development. Mr. Stephan went on to work with The Mogin Law Firm, P.C., as part of a team of antitrust experts working on complex litigation, including multi-district litigation, and suits in both state and federal court. Mr. Stephan worked directly with economic experts, led litigation task teams, and was directly responsible for managing a discovery system to facilitate the firm’s work. Mr. Stephan has also worked with Scott + Scott, Attorneys at Law, LLP, in litigation support for antitrust and securities litigation. Finally, Mr. Stephan has worked with entrepreneurs, specializing in corporate transactions and start-up law, including capital acquisition, strategic management, intellectual property, and contract drafting and management. Prior to graduation, Mr. Stephan served as the Extern for Legal Affairs and Risk Management with Angels Baseball LP, and consulted for the Callaway Golf Company, in Shanghai, China.
On December 7, 2015, Mr. Stephan joined Krause Kalfayan Benink & Slavens as an Associate Attorney. Mr. Stephan’s practice focuses on antitrust actions and complex business litigation. Some of his cases involve antitrust violations by corporate defendants, including “reverse payment” or “pay to delay” settlement agreements between brand name pharmaceutical drug manufacturers and generic drug manufacturers. Mr. Stephan is able to utilize his experience litigating complex antitrust cases and working with businesses to better serve his clients.
Mr. Stephan is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, where he serves on the Advisory Board of the Business Section. Mr. Stephan maintains an active membership in the Antitrust Section of the California Bar. Mr. Stephan is also a member of the William L. Todd Jr. American Inn of Court.