Bringing nearly 30 years of legal experience, Philip R. Dupont joined Sandberg Phoenix in 2014 from a large Kansas City law firm. Phil regularly counsels and defends companies facing complex commercial liability litigation matters, representing entities ranging in size from local operations to Fortune 500 corporations. In his products liability practice, Phil defends warranty and defect claims against manufacturers and distributors of a wide range of products including medical devices, appliance components, farm machinery and industrial supplies. He also works with hospital risk and claims managers to defend against medical malpractice claims and handle other litigation matters.
As a highly experienced litigator, Phil understands that his clients need to make a business decision when faced with a lawsuit. Working with company owners, representatives or in-house counsel, Phil helps identify the best course of action, whether it be settling or going to trial. His efficient, effective approach ensures clients achieve the most favorable solution in each situation and allows them to return to business as usual.
Outside his legal practice, Phil is an avid woodworker and wine collector. He also enjoys music and traveling, especially to Napa Valley, where he explores the local vineyards to add a few bottles to his collection.