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Georgette Chapman Phillips

David B. Ford Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: housing, real estate law, urban and regional planning


JD, Harvard University, 1985; AB, Bryn Mawr College, 1981

Career and Recent Professional Awards; Teaching Awards

Undergraduate Division Excellence in Teaching Award, 1994; Rapaport Award for Excellence in teaching the Undergraduate Core, 1997

Academic Positions Held

Wharton: 1992-present (Vice Dean and Special Assistant to the Dean for Technology Enhanced Learning 2013; Vice Dean, Wharton Undergraduate Division, 2007-2013; Chairperson, Real Estate Department, 2003-2007;)  named David B. Ford Professor of Real Estate, 2003). University of Pennsylvania: 1994-present

Other Positions

Associate, Toll, Ebby Langer & Marvin, 1988-92; Associate, Drinker Biddle & Reath, 1987-88; Associate, Willkie Farr & Gallagher, 1985-87

Professional Leadership 2005-2009

American College of Real Estate Lawyers; Editorial Board, The Practical Real Estate Lawyer; Contributing Editor, Real Estate Law Journal