Philip Beyer


Direct: 312.445.8794

Cell: 707.236.2616

Fax: 312.281.9010


Northwestern University School of Law
J.D., 2016
Managing Editor, Northwestern University Law Review

University of California, Riverside
B.A., 2004, cum laude

Practice Emphasis
Phil’s practice focuses on construction litigation and transactions. He represents owners, developers, contractors, and subcontractors in litigation and alternative dispute resolution.

Construction Experience
Before attending law school, Phil worked as a project manager for a glazing subcontractor in Northern California. His project experience includes: wineries throughout Sonoma and Napa counties, public works projects, retail and hospitality, and high-end residential construction.

Phil graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a Bachelors of Arts in Economics and Business Administration in 2004. After spending nearly a decade working in construction management, Phil went on to graduate from Northwestern University School of Law in 2016. While at Northwestern, Phil served as Managing Editor of the Northwestern University Law Review. Phil was also selected as a Teaching Assistant for the school’s Structuring Transactions for Commercial Real Estate course, and participated in the Environmental Advocacy Center, part of the Bluhm Legal Clinic.


Phil is a baseball nut. He enjoys watching baseball, talking about baseball, reading about baseball, and managing his fantasy baseball team.

  • Chicago Bar Association

Construction Law Corner

  • Force majeure Clauses: As Important Today As Ever (Fall 2017)
  • Dissecting Disruption (Summer 2017)
  • Illinois