Speaker Profile

Noah Joshua Phillips
Commissioner / FTC

Noah Joshua Phillips is commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission.

Before coming to the FTC, Mr. Phillips served as chief counsel to U.S. Senator John Cornyn, of Texas, on the Senate Judiciary Committee. From 2011 to 2018, he advised Senator Cornyn on legal and policy matters including antitrust, constitutional law, consumer privacy, fraud, and intellectual property. Prior to his Senate service, Mr. Phillips worked as a litigator at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, in New York, and Steptoe & Johnson LLP, in Washington, D.C. He began his career at Wasserstein Perella & Co., an investment bank in New York.

Mr. Phillips received his B.A. from Dartmouth College and his J.D. from Stanford Law School.