Phillip Cowan is an experienced litigator that focuses his practice on all aspects of family law including child custody, child support, equitable distribution, spousal support and domestic violence. While Phillip can be a fierce advocate in the courtroom, he also uses his knowledge of the law and experience in the courtroom to advise clients on the best way to resolve their cases. As a former prosecutor for almost a decade, Phillip has handled cases ranging from domestic violence, assaults and murder to sophisticated white collar crime involving complex financial issues.
A lifelong North Carolinian, Phillip attended North Carolina State University and earned a degree in Business Management with a concentration in Finance. After graduation he attended North Carolina Central University School of Law where he served as the President of the Trial Advocacy Board. Phillip is licensed to practice in all North Carolina state courts and is a member of the Family Law Section of the North Carolina Bar Association, the Tenth Judicial District Bar and the Wake County Bar Association.
Phillip and his wife live in Raleigh and spend their free time chasing after their two young daughters. He is a member of White Memorial Presbyterian Church.