Party affiliation: Republican
Philip Maher Battaglia, American lawyer. Bar: California 1959, United States District Court (central district) California 1959, United States Supreme Court 1967. Member of Los Angeles Junior Chamber, California Junior Chamber (Outstanding Young Man of Year 1967-1968), Trojan Barristers (president), University Southern California Law Alumni Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Lincoln (Los Angeles), Chancery, Phi Alpha Delta.
Associate to senior partner Flint & MacKay, Los Angeles, since 1960. With Donovan Leisure Newton, 1986—1994, Sidley & Austin, Los Angeles, since 1994. Administrative assistant Governor Ronald Reagan, 1966—1967.
Director First Colony Life Insurance Company, Virginia. Past president Santa Barbara Theatrefest, California. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force.
Denomination: Roman Catholic