The Oklahoma City law firm of Phillips & Associates is pleased to announce the selection of attorney Dustin S. Phillips to The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers. Membership in The National Trial Lawyers is available only through invitation to the leading trial attorneys in each state. The National Trial Lawyers is a professional, business, and educational organization for trial lawyers. According to its website, the organization is "composed of the premier trial lawyers from across the country who exemplify superior qualifications as civil plaintiff or criminal defense trial lawyers." It's mission is to "promote excellence in the legal profession through advocacy training, networking, and education of trial lawyers. The National Trial Lawyers also endeavors to keep its members current on business and professional matters of interest through frequent conferences and publications." Mr. Phillips's dedication to excellence and his commitment to providing superior legal services is demonstrated by his selection to this prestigious group. With his successful record of defense in challenging criminal trials, Mr. Phillips has earned his place as a top lawyer in Oklahoma and among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers. We congratulate him in this achievement. A graduate of the Oklahoma City University School of Law, Dustin Phillips began his career as a prosecutor for the Oklahoma County District Attorney's office. In 2008, he became a criminal defense lawyer in private practice, operating as a sole practitioner until opening his own firm in 2010. That law firm has become Phillips and Associates, comprised of the some of the state's leading legal minds offering criminal defense, personal injury, workers' compensation, Social Security, and family law representation. As an Oklahoma criminal defense attorney, Dustin Phillips represents clients accused of misdemeanors, felonies, and federal crimes. Practice areas include white collar crime defense, sex crime defense, violent crime defense, drug crime defense, and traffic and DUI defense. As an experienced trial lawyer and skilled negotiator, he has been able to secure favorable outcomes for his clients, often obtaining dismissals or acquittals. In addition to The National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers, Mr. Phillips is a member of the Oklahoma Bar Association, the Oklahoma Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, and the Oklahoma Association for Justice.