Philip J. Furia is a litigation partner in the New York office of Lewis Brisbois. As a member of the Professional Liability Practice, Philip defends licensed professionals, businesses, law firms and accounting firms against claims alleging professional malpractice, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty and fraud.
Philip has experience handling a wide range of civil litigation matters, examples of which include :
Complete dismissal of a securities fraud case in the Southern District of New York after lengthy discovery proceedings.
Summary judgment dismissal of an aiding and abetting breach of fiduciary duty claim stemming from a partnership dispute.
Favorable settlement of a False Claims Act matter in the Southern District of New York.
Philip litigates cases in state and federal courts throughout New York. He also regularly briefs and argues appeals in the New York State Appellate Division. In both 2017 and 2018, Philip was recognized as a “Rising Star” for Civil Litigation by New York Super Lawyers.
Seton Hall University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2009
The College of New Jersey, Bachelor of Science, 2006
State Bar Admissions, New Jersey, New York
United States District Courts,
United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
United States District Court for the Southern District of New York