Mary K. Phillips, Esq

Main areas of Practice:



Northern Kentucky University – Salmon P. Chase College of Law
Degree: Juris Doctor

The University of Cincinnati
Degree: Bachelor's Degree
Major: International Relations
Minor: Eastern European History and Language
(I can read and speak Russian at an Intermediate Level)

Relevant Legal Experience:

(Twelve Years Experience as a Practicing Attorney-Admitted to Ohio Bar in 1999)
(Ten Years Experience as an attorney practicing Family Law and Child Advocacy)

Brafford & Phillips

Attorney – Sole Practitioner
Phillips Law Office

Associate Attorney
Frank B. Rosenacker Co., LPA

Director/Staff Attorney, Prison Litigation Project
Prison Reform Advocacy Center ("PRAC")

Legal Assistant/Law Clerk/Legal Secretary
Legal Plus, Inc. Temporary Placement Agency

Hamilton County Department of Job & Family Services
Children's Services Division

Extra-Curricular Academic Activities

Salmon P. Chase College of Law
Articles Contributor, The Paper Chase, 1994-1997
Member, Phi Alpha Delta International Law Fraternity
Intern, Hamilton County Public Defender's Office, 1995 - 1997

University of Cincinnati:
Member, Golden Key National Honor Society
Member, Phi Alpha Delta International Pre-Law Fraternity

Professional Activities/Memberships

Certified Guardian-ad-Litem – State of Ohio
State Bar of Ohio
U.S. District Court for Southern District of Ohio
Cincinnati Bar Association – Domestic Relations Committee
Member, CBA Domestic Relations Court Committee
Member, CBA Juvenile Court Committee


Recipient: 2001 Outstanding Service Award from U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
Recipient: 1996-1997 Thomas & Thomas Scholarship from Chase College of Law
Recipient: Service Award from Hamilton County Children's Services Division.