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Bobby Phillpott's practice focuses on advising clients on all areas of business taxation, with particular emphasis on tax planning of mergers and acquisitions, tax-free reorganizations, spin-offs and divestitures, joint ventures, restructurings, and equity and debt offerings, as well as the formation and operation of corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies and certain tax controversy matters.

Credentials

  • New York University, 1999, LL.M.
  • Loyola Law School, 1997, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, Casenote Editor of Loyola Law Review
  • Loyola University, 1991, B.B.A., Accounting

  • Texas

  • State Bar of Texas, Tax Section, Council Member (2008-2012), Chair, Corporate Tax Committee (200 -2009), Vice-Chair, Partnership & Real Estate Tax Committee (2005-2006)
  • Houston Bar Association, Tax Section
  • Texas CASA, Past Board Member & Chair of Audit Committee

Awards & Recognition

  • Legal 500 U.S., Recommended lawyer, Tax – Domestic (2015)
  • Legal 500 U.S., Recommended lawyer, Tax - U.S. taxes - non-contentious (2016)
  • Named to The Best Lawyers in America (2013-2017)
  • Selected for inclusion in the Texas Super Lawyers list for Tax: Business, 2008-2021
  • Selected for inclusion in the Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Tax: Business, 2004-2008
  • Ranked in Chambers USA for Texas Tax, 2021