Knox Law Firm Welcomes New Associate


ERIE – Knox McLaughlin Gornall & Sennett, P.C. in Erie recently welcomed Philip J. Hall as a new associate.

According to the law firm, Hall will focus his practice on litigation, working on complicated civil disputes including contract, personal injury, business, employment, constitutional and civil rights, and more. 

Hall graduated cum laude from Mercer University and with Woolsack Society honors from Penn State University’s Dickinson School of Law. During law school, he served as a federal judicial intern to Chief Judge Christopher C. Conner and Judge Yvette Kane at the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. He also earned six CALI awards and a “Best Brief” Award at the ABA’s National Appellate Advocacy Competition.” Before law school, Hall was an accomplished classical musician who routinely worked with Grammy Award- and Juno Award-winning musicians. He has performed in hundreds of concerts throughout the United States — including at Carnegie Hall — as well as in Canada and Italy. 

At the Knox Law Firm, Hall joins a team of more than 40 attorneys that has been providing legal services to businesses, governmental entities, nonprofit organizations, insurance companies, financial institutions, individuals and families for over 60 years.