Philip E. Kaplan
has practiced in the area of employment law, civil rights, and business litigation since his licensing by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He was a field attorney with the National Labor Relations Board in St. Louis. Since becoming licensed in Arkansas, he practiced with the firms of McMath, Leatherman, Woods & Youngdahl, Walker, Kaplan & Mays and Kaplan, Brewer, Maxey & Haralson P.A. Mr. Kaplan has had an extensive litigation practice, primarily in the area of employment law, commercial litigation, and family law. Mr. Kaplan joined Williams & Anderson PLC in 2007.
Mr. Kaplan is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA), the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), and the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers (AAAL). He was a long-time adjunct law faculty member at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law, where he taught trial advocacy. He has been a member of the Board of Governors of the Arkansas Bar Association and the Chair of that organization. He is an emeritus member of the William Overton Inn of Court and a member of the Pulaski, Arkansas, and American Bar Associations. He is a Fellow of the American Bar Association Foundation.