Philpot , Edward

Edward R. Philpot concentrates his practice in general commercial and business litigation, handling both commercial contract disputes and construction matters. His experience in construction involves litigation, claims analysis and risk management, and large-scale infrastructure programs and projects (procurement, contracting and claims).

Prior to joining Broad and Cassel, Philpot was the law clerk to the Honorable Cynthia C. Jackson of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Florida.

While in law school, Philpot served as executive managing editor for the Emory Bankruptcy Developments Journal.

He previously served as an intern for the United States Bankruptcy Court for both the Northern District of Georgia and the Eastern District of North Carolina.

He is an active member of various professional and community organizations.

Bar Membership



Emory University School of Law
Atlanta, Georgia, 2013
J.D., Juris Doctor

Duke University
Durham, North Carolina, 2010
M.A., Economics

Duke University
Durham, North Carolina, 2008
B.S., Economics and Mathematics


The Florida Bar