Philip Holloway is an 11Alive Legal Analyst.
Philip is the founder of the Holloway Law Group, located in Cobb County, Georgia, and has a wide range of experience in legal matters both as a practicing attorney and as a media analyst. Philip is a former prosecutor and police officer. Although Philip's primarily focus is criminal law, he appears regularly in the various courts of the State of Georgia. His cases include Criminal Defense, Juvenile Law, Police Law (including police brutality), Military Law, and select Civil Litigation. He is also the legal advisor for field operations to a Georgia Sheriff's Office and maintains his certification with the Georgia Peace Officer Standards & Training Council.
A native Georgian, former police instructor and certified flight instructor, Philip began his legal career as a when he graduated summa cum laude from South Texas College of Law in 1996 where he served on the Law Review and the Varsity Mock Trial team. He went on to serve as an officer and Judge Advocate in the United States Navy.
While on active duty, then Lieutenant Holloway graduated from the Naval Justice School's trial advocacy course and earned certification as trial and defense counsel. Philip has also served as Assistant District Attorney, President of the Cobb County Bar Association Criminal Law Section, has sat by designation as a substitute judge, and has taught in the field of constitutional law as adjunct Professor of Criminal Justice at nearby Kennesaw State University.
Philip enjoys the respect of his peers in the legal community as evidenced in numerous peer reviews including the Martindale-Hubbell® PEER REVIEW RATINGS™. These ratings, which are generated from other respected members of the bar in the United States and Canada, help establish a lawyer's rating for the public. Philip's years of experience as a successful attorney have earned him an "AV" Preeminent rating which is the highest rating on the Martindale-Hubbell® scale.
Philip also achieved the top Avvo Rating, which is generated by both peers and past clients, who have expressed satisfaction in his level of professional excellence. Philip is also a member of Georgia Super Lawyers, a prominent institution that only accepts those who have achieved high ratings via peers and independent research. Mr. Holloway is admitted to the practice of law in the State of Georgia, Ohio, Federal Courts and is a member of the Bar of the Supreme Court of The United States of America.
Email Philip: Philip@HollowayLawGroup.com