William L. Phillips, III

William (“Bill”) L. Phillips, III – AssociateBill P -5 - Copy

(205) 745-3473





Bill Phillips practices in the areas of real estate transactions, SBA lending, commercial finance, equipment leasing and finance, litigation, bankruptcy, creditors rights, loan workouts, banking and homeowner associations.

Bill received his juris doctorate, cum laude, from the University of Alabama School of Law and graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University with degrees in Economics and Mathematics.  Bill was the Managing Editor for the Journal of the Legal Profession at Alabama

University of Alabama School of Law, (J.D., cum laude) 1993

Vanderbilt University (B.A., Economics and Mathematics) 1988

– Bankruptcy and Bankruptcy Liquidation

-Commercial Finance

– Commercial Litigation,

-Creditor’s Rights and Collections

-Commercial Loan Documentation

-Loan Liquidation, Workouts & Foreclosure

-SBA Lending


Admitted: Alabama

Professional and Civic Organizations:

Alabama Bar Association

United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Alabama

American Bar Association

Birmingham Bar Association

Bill recently returned to EHJ after working several years as Assistant General Counsel at a regional bank and at a law firm focused on equipment leasing and finance. Bill has lectured on real estate law and equipment finance at continuing legal education classes and has authored and co-authored articles on equipment finance in several publications.