The Lanier Law Firm Attorneys : Attorneys : Phillip N. Sanov
Phillip N. Sanov
Phillip N. Sanov
Phillip N. Sanov is an associate with The Lanier Law Firm in Houston, working in all areas of civil litigation.
primary focus remains with the firm's mass tort actions, and Mr. Sanov
also has significant experience with the firm's commercial, personal injury, and bad faith insurance litigation.
Mr. Sanov was born and raised in Gladewater, Texas, and earned his undergraduate degree with high honors from Centenary College of Louisiana in 1987.
Mr. Sanov graduated from the University of Texas School of Law and was admitted to practice law in Texas in 1990.
Prior to joining The Lanier Law Firm, Mr. Sanov was an associate at a major downtown firm and also tried many cases to verdict as a solo practitioner.
remains passionate about providing efficient and effective advocacy to insurance policyholders and claimants that have been wrongfully denied and/or underpaid for their loss.
team have extensive experience representing policyholder clients focused on insurance law, including insurance claim presentation, business income loss claims, coverage disputes, bad faith failure to pay issues, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and first-party insurance litigation.
also has substantial experience representing clients in personal injury, criminal defense and family law.
Before joining The Lanier Law Firm, Mr. Sanov was co-founder and president of a litigation support technology company that focused on database document management and courtroom presentations.
carries an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell and was named top rated in Texas Legal Leaders.
He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, College of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, Houston Bar Association, and The Christian Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Sanov serves on the advisory board for the 360 Advocacy Group, an industry organization that supports the plaintiff bar with information and trial tactics to help lawyers counter changing jury perceptions and insurance industry defense tactics.
Actively involved as an athlete and volunteer for triathlons and cycling events, he
wife Janet live in Houston with their children Ally, Alec, Addy and Niko.