With over 23 years of trial experience, accident attorney Phillip Chupik knows what it takes to win inside and outside the courtroom. Born in Texas, Phil attended the University of Colorado Boulder, graduating with a degree in Political Science in 1992. He went on to graduate from The University of Texas School of Law. After earning his Juris Doctorate from UT, Phil took a position with the Galveston County District Attorney’s office, honing his skills in the courtroom where he had over fifty jury trials ranging from sexual assaults to murders.
After three years of criminal work in Texas, Phil and his wife decided to move back to Colorado where he entered the civil litigation practice in Denver, representing developers, builders, physicians, and hospitals in negligence claims. In 2008, after many years on the defense side, Phil decided to utilize his trial skills to help injured Plaintiffs. He joined Metier Law Firm in 2008 and he is now a partner with the firm representing clients all over the country who have suffered traumatic brain injuries and been injured in trucking accidents. He also specializes in bad faith litigation cases against insurers.
Phillip is licensed in Colorado, Wyoming, Washington State and Texas and is also licensed to practice in the U.S. District Court of Colorado and the 10th Circuit Court of Appeal. He graduated from the prestigious Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College in 2012 and continues to refine his litigation skills with The College. Phil is a member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, Colorado Bar Association, and American Association of Justice and is peer rated by Martindale Hubbell as Distinguished for his ethics and legal abilities.
Phillip has spoken on topics such as “The Legal Implications of Autonomous Vehicles and Trucks”; “The Legal Concerns And Effect Of Malware And Internet Data Breaches”; “Know Your Audience” at the Litigator’s Summit 2019, and various talks on Legal Discovery Issues.
He has been recognized by Top 50 U.S. Verdicts, the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers and has received the Client Satisfaction Award by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys.
Phillip, his wife and three boys love the outdoors and enjoy playing tennis, hiking and sailing.