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Philip Hugh Trees, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1978, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1978, United States Tax Court 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978. Recipient Price Waterhouse and Orlando Business Journal Up and Comers award, 1989.

Background

Trees, Philip Hugh was born on March 23, 1953 in Greenfield, Indiana, United States. Son of Philip Lee and Lauretta May (Cummins) Trees.

Education

Bachelor, Florida State University, 1974. Juris Doctor with honors, 1977.

Career

Associate Gray, Harris & Robinson, P.A., Orlando, Florida, 1977—1981, partner, since 1981. Board directors Goodwill Industries Center Florida. Executive committee member Task Force to Revitalize South Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando.

Member Orlando Crime Commission. With Leadership Orlando Program, 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1978, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1978, United States Tax Court 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Florida Chamber of C., American Judicature Society, Orange County Bar Association (chairman news media public relations committee 1982-1984, chairman law and education committee 1984-1987, treasurer, Outstanding Chairman award 1982-1986), Florida Bar Association (education committee), Sabal Point Country (Longwood, Florida), University (Orlando).

Connections

Married Debra J. Tapanes, June 21, 1975 (divorced May 1981). Married Diane Heller D'Amico, May 28, 1982. Children: Philip Thomas, Andrew Thomas.

father:
Philip Lee Trees

mother:
Lauretta May (Cummins) Trees

spouses:
Debra J. Tapanes

Diane Heller D'Amico

children:
Philip Thomas Trees

Andrew Thomas Trees