The Law Office of Philip Fine

3681 South Green RoadSuite 410Beachwood, OH 44122

Updated: 05/15/2017

Beachwood Bankruptcy Law Firm

Overview

Phil Fine owes his decision to practice law to a sudden gust of fresh air. "I was a pre-med major and had left some specimens to dry on the window sill during my organic chemistry class final exam," recalls Phil. "A minute later a sudden wind whooshed past the window and blew all my specimens away. This was a timed, controlled assignment, so I failed the final. I decided then to seek an alternative career."

Phil switched majors to political science and history and knew he had found...

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