Phil Popkin joined Ropes & Gray’s tax, employment & benefits department in January 2021. Phil graduated magna cum laude from Boston College Law School. During law school, Phil assisted nonprofit corporations as a legal intern in Boston College Law School’s Community Enterprise clinic. Phil was Chair of the Law Student Association’s Diversity and Inclusion committee and a founding member of the Disability Law Student Association. Additionally, Phil was a Tax Researcher for the Tax Institute at H&R Block and served as a legal intern for the Massachusetts Department of Revenue.
- Co-author, “IRS Issues Notices With Updated, Formal Guidance on Employee Retention Credits,” Bloomberg Tax (June 17, 2021)
- JD, magna cum laude, Boston College Law School, 2020
- BA, summa cum laude , Stony Brook University, 2017
Admissions / Qualifications
- New York, 2021