Alicia C. Phillip

Associate Attorney

Greensboro divorce attorney Alicia C. PhillipGreensboro divorce attorney Alicia C. Phillip has always been passionate about fathers’ rights and the importance of dads in the lives of their children. Family law provides an opportunity to champion for the rights of fathers and make a difference in the lives of the children involved.

“Divorce can be a very challenging time for a family,” Ms. Phillip said, “and it is an honor to be able to make a difference in the lives of families during a very trying time in their lives.”

Ms. Phillip is a very good listener. As an attorney, she listens carefully to her clients to determine both their spoken and unspoken desires.

“I read between the lines to figure out what is not being verbally expressed,” she said. “This is important for the effective representation of clients.”

Clients can always count on Ms. Phillip to be honest about their options and provide well-informed advice.

“I will fight zealously to help you obtain the best possible outcome in your case,” she said.

Licenses & Admissions

Ms. Phillip is licensed to practice in North Carolina and South Carolina.


Ms. Phillip received her Bachelor of Arts with Honors, Magna Cum Laude, in Communications with a minor in Business from St. Francis College. She obtained her Master of Arts in Journalism from the University of South Carolina. She earned her Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Cordell & Cordell, I was Judicial Law Clerk for a Judge on the South Carolina Court of Appeals, an Assistant Solicitor/Prosecutor prosecuting child sexual abuse cases, and a solo practitioner with a focus primarily on family law, real estate law, criminal law, and estate planning law.


  • North Carolina State Bar
  • South Carolina State Bar
  • United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina
  • United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
  • United States Tax Court
  • Mecklenburg County Bar Association

Speeches, Seminars, & Publications

Ms. Phillip contributes regularly to the Ask a Lawyer feature on