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A. Nicole Phillips

A. Nicole Phillips

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Report on Philadelphia police protest response finds flaws

December 24, 2020

AP News

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An independent review of Philadelphia’s police response to days of widespread protests after the May killing of…

‘Ineffective Operations Plan’: Independent Report Blasts Philadelphia’s Handling Of George Floyd Protests, Civil Unrest

December 23, 2020

By Matt Petrillo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An independent report released Wednesday afternoon blasted Philadelphia’s response to its handling of the protests and civil…

Philly Police Were Overwhelmed and Underprepared for Floyd Protests, Report Says

December 23, 2020

By Claudia Vargas

Despite large and unruly protests in other major cities following the death of George Floyd, Philadelphia Police officials didn’t plan…

Independent report reveals new details from civil unrest in Philly last summer

December 23, 2020

KYW Newsradio
By Pat Loeb and Kristen Johanson

PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The independent report on the Philadelphia police response to civil unrest last summer contains nearly 80 recommendations…

Philadelphia Police Department Begins Implementing Change Based on After-Action Report

December 23, 2020

A comprehensive examination of the City’s response to the protests is released. (Philadelphia, PA) – Nearly 80 recommendations are highlighted…

Women of Distinction 2020: A. Nicole Tate Phillips, Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP

November 12, 2020

Philadelphia Business Journal
By Rebecca Logan

Montgomery McCracken partner Nicole Phillips was selected to the Philadelphia Business Journal’s Women of Distinction 2020. The below profile originally…

Philadelphia City Council Reviewing Police Department’s Alleged Excessive Force During George Floyd Protests

October 12, 2020

CBS Philly
By Joe Holden

Philadelphia City Council is taking a closer look at the police response to protests that erupted in Philadelphia following George…

A. Nicole Phillips Selected as Philadelphia Business Journal’s Women of Distinction Honoree

October 6, 2020

Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that A. Nicole Phillips has been selected as a 2020 Philadelphia Business Journal Women…

I’m a lawyer investigating Philly police’s response to protests — and I need your help | Opinion

September 10, 2020

The Philadelphia Inquirer
By Nicole Phillips

On May 28, 2020, America watched George Floyd take his last breath on the streets of Minneapolis under the knee…

Montgomery McCracken To Probe Philly PD Protest Response

July 20, 2020

By Matt Fair

The city of Philadelphia announced Monday that it has tapped Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP as part of an investigation into the…

DA Krasner threatens to charge federal agents if they act in Philadelphia

July 20, 2020

KYW Newsradio
By Pat Loeb

Mayor Jim Kenney said the city would resist any effort by the Trump administration to send federal agents here after…

As COVID-19-Related Fraud Increases, the SEC Ramps Up Enforcement and Investors File Suit

June 3, 2020

In an alert published in March, we warned of an influx of fraudulent schemes related to the COVID-19 pandemic, including…

As COVID-19 Spreads, Possibilities for Bail or Release of At-Risk Inmates: Practice Points

April 16, 2020

In an alert published earlier this week, we discussed the vulnerability of inmates and prison staff to the spread of…

As COVID-19 Spreads, Possibilities Arise for Bail or Release of At-Risk Inmates

April 13, 2020

“[I]nmates and [prison] staff are incredibly vulnerable to the spread of COVID-19 and immediate steps must be taken to protect…

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Fraud: What to Look For and How to Protect Yourself

March 20, 2020

Unfortunately, times of natural disaster and national crisis breed fraudulent schemes that prey upon the fear and vulnerability of others….

Vessel Forfeiture Issues for Carriers Involved in U.S. Government Drug Trafficking or Other Criminal Investigations

July 11, 2019

On June 17, 2019, at the Port of Philadelphia (Pennsylvania), U.S. federal law enforcement seized over 16 tons of cocaine…

Montgomery McCracken’s White Collar Team Adds Prosecutor

June 17, 2019

By Matt Fair

After nearly a decade as a prosecutor with the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Philadelphia, A. Nicole Phillips has joined the ranks of Montgomery…

Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Nicole Phillips Joins Montgomery McCracken’s White Collar and Government Investigations Practice

June 11, 2019

Philadelphia, PA – Montgomery McCracken announced today that A. Nicole Phillips, a former Assistant U.S. Attorney (AUSA) in the Criminal…