Noah Joshua Phillips is the Co-Chair of Cravath Swaine & Moore’s Washington DC office. He was the Commissioner on the Federal Trade Commision. Prior to the FTC, Mr. Phillips served as Chief Counsel to Senator John Cornyn of Texas, the Republican Whip. From 2011 to 2018, he advised Senator Cornyn on issues including antitrust, constitutional law, consumer privacy, fraud, and intellectual property. Before entering public service, Mr. Phillips worked as a litigation associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, in New York City, and Steptoe & Johnson LLP, in Washington, D.C. He also served as a law clerk for Judge Edward C. Prado of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mr. Phillips began his career at Wasserstein Perella & Co., an investment bank in New York City. Mr. Phillips received his A.B. from Dartmouth College in 2000 and his J.D. from Stanford Law School in 2005.