Carol Phillips

Organization Type: Retired

5006 Rainbows End
Culver City, CA 90230

Mobile Phone: 310.500.7202
Business Phone: 310.837.0202

Now retired, Carol Fox Phillips was an executive coach who provided professional coaching for senior level legal administrators. Carol formed Carol Fox Phillips Consulting after working for 21 years as the Director of Administration-West Coast of Sidley Austin LLP, an international law firm with more than 1500 lawyers, as well as for more than 10 years in small law firms with 15-20 lawyers. Her coaching practice focuses on leadership development, career counseling, and team training in law firms. During more than 30 years in legal administration, Carol has written articles on management for national forums on law firm management, and spoken on law firm management. She served as President of the Association of Legal Administrators in 1989-90.

Carol holds a B.A. in English Literature and an M.B.A.  Recently, she was awarded the Certified Legal Manager certification.

Carol is a founding member of the College of Law Practice Management, and was inducted as a Fellow of the College in 1994. Carol’s volunteer activities include advisor to the University of West Los Angeles College of Paralegal Studies, and activities on behalf of the Law Practice Management Section of the American Bar Association. Carol was named as a “Woman of the Year” by the Century City Chamber of Commerce.  She is a frequent speaker and author on topics relating to organizational development.