Megan Phillips

Adjunct Professor

Phillips, Megan


Megan Phillips is a partner and owner at the law firm Edwards Richter & Phillips, LLP in downtown Madison. She specializes in Litigation, Family Law, Business Services and Professional Licensing Disputes. Megan handles lawsuits in a variety of areas, including those involving construction claims, shareholder disputes, employment issues, fraud, probate disputes, personal injury claims and business disputes. She also practices family law and handles cases involving business and retirement plan divisions, child support, custody, placement, spousal support, paternity issues, prenuptial agreements and grandparent visitation. Megan also assists business owners with organizing LLCs, drafting operating agreements, arranging financing for business acquisitions, negotiating leases, and registering trademarks. Additionally, she handles professional licensing defense cases for healthcare providers and licensed professionals.

Megan serves as a mediator in the Dane County Case Mediation Program and sits on the Board of Directors for the Family Law Section of the State Bar. She is involved with the Legal Association for Women, Family Law Assistance Center, and the Wisconsin Association for Justice. Megan is also a contributor to The Verdict, The Wisconsin Law Journal and was twice featured in Forbes. Megan has been recognized by the Wisconsin Super Lawyers publication.

After completing her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin - Madison (Journalism and Psychology), Megan graduated from the University of Wisconsin Law School. Before attending law school, she worked as a legal assistant and litigation specialist paralegal in Madison. 

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