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Meet Our Team

At Phillips and Pelly, we are a diverse team of passionate & focused injury attorneys supported by skilled paralegal staff, bringing our clients a unique experience of excellence, the convenience of modern technology & methods, and unique case blueprints designed to get results for each client.

We Are Passionate About What We Do – And It Shows

Our law firm began in 1997. Our goal on every case remains the same today as it did then to have every client have the best experience possible during a difficult time, give straightforward answers and, most of all, when the case is over, have the client think of us as ‘their lawyer’. We build that relationship through trust, honesty and results.

Our team members all have backgrounds of excellence, from a former prosecutor, to former defense lawyers to best of the bar and top 100 U.S.A.. Whether you’ve been injured in a car accident, motorcycle accident, bicycle accident or have experienced the wrongful death of a loved one, our team of accident lawyers are here to assist you in recovering maximum compensation that may be available in your case.

Phillips and Pelly Accident & Personal Injury Lawyers and staff meticulously navigate each Client’s unique case with strategy, care, and a vast knowledge base of the laws and nuances which are specific to Personal Injury Law. No two cases are alike. Our teams significant history of results and experience go to work for you the day we start on your case.

Efficient, Powerful, Modern, Experienced. Just To Name A Few…

We are unique and our lawyers background is diverse. Our team includes former in-house defense lawyers for some of the Nations largest insurance companies, qualified prosecutors and a former Deputy D.A. all dedicating knowledge & skill representing clients who have been involved in a serious injury accident.

Including lawyers on our team who previously worked for the insurance companies is a direct benefit to our clients. We know how the insurance companies think and how to present cases to maximize value.

In addition to the makeup of our team, we use the best technology in our industry. For example, we operate from our own private cloud so we have answers available at our fingertips. The law firm has its’ own private cloud so we can access your file from anywhere in the world. We also use eFax and DocuSign so you, the client, doesn’t get swamped in papers arriving via snail mail. All of this leads to the best client experience. In fact, we are the recipient of the 2017 10 Best Attorneys Client Satisfaction award.

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The Partners

Southern California Serious Injury Lawyers

Founders Oliver Pelly and John Phillips began the law firm in 1997. Their success begins by building a reputation among clients and peers as honest, straight forward high level litigators. Their skill and experience have lead to successful conclusion of thousands of cases, thousands of satisfied clients and one of Southern California’s longest standing injury law firms.


Oliver Pelly

Managing Partner

Oliver Pelly is a highly accomplished personal injury lawyer with an impressive track record of success. With his extensive experience and unwavering dedication to his clients, Oliver has established himself as a trusted advocate in the legal community.


John Phillips

Former Deputy DA, Partner

As a former Deputy DA for both the Los Angeles and San Diego District Attorney’s office, John experienced a very successful career as a prosecutor, bringing more than 90 trials to verdict.

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