Rachel Phillips’s practice focuses on defending governmental entities. She is an active member of the Firm’s Transportation and Government Entities Practice Groups.
Prior to attending law school, Rachel worked as a paralegal for more than a year. During law school, Rachel served as the Lead Executive Editor on the BYU Law Review. She also worked as a mentor for first-year law students to help them adjust to life as a law student and as a teaching assistant for Legal Research and Writing. She was the recipient of the J. Reuben Clark Award during her second year of law school.
Before joining the firm, Rachel received her J.D. from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University in 2017, graduating magna cum laude. She served as an intern for Judge Jill N. Parrish with the U.S. District Court, District of Utah and for Justice Christine M. Durham of the Utah Supreme Court. Additionally, Rachel spent her first law school summer working as an intern at StevensVuaran, a law firm in Sydney, Australia. Rachel began working as a summer clerk for Snow Christensen & Martineau in the summer of 2015. She will clerk for Justice Pearce on the Utah Supreme Court for the August 2019 to August 2020 term.
- J.D., Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark School of Law
- B.A., Brigham Young University – Hawaii
Bar & Court Admissions
- Utah State Bar
- Wyoming State Bar
- U.S. District Court, District of Utah