Philip K. Anthony, Ph.D.

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Dr. Philip K. Anthony is Chief Executive Officer of DecisionQuest, Inc., a trial consulting and strategic communications firm with offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, Pennsylvania, New York, Boston, Washington DC, Atlanta, San Francisco, Miami and Minneapolis. The firm is comprised of approximately 100 individuals. Formerly he was co-founder and Vice Chairman of Litigation Sciences, Inc.

Over a career spanning more than 30 years – and more than 1,300 civil trials in all 50 states – Dr. Anthony has built a reputation as one of the nation’s leading and most sought-after trial consultants. He has shared his vast expertise as a frequent lecturer at the American College of Trial Lawyers, the American Bar Association (ABA), the Association of Business Trial Lawyers (ABTL), Practising Law Institute, and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy (NITA), to name just few – and he has brought a wealth of experience to bear as an author or contributor to six books and numerous articles on the nuances of trial strategy.

Dr. Anthony has offered unique legal insights on CBS News, NBC News, and National Public Radio, and has been quoted in such prestigious publications as The Wall Street Journal, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Time Magazine, U.S. News & World Report, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, Business Week, and The San Francisco Examiner, among others.

Dr. Anthony holds a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California in Social Psychology, Communications and Business. The principals of DecisionQuest have been retained in more than 19,000 high-risk engagements.


University of Southern California
Ph.D., Social Psychology, Communication Science
and Business

University of Southern California
B.S., Accounting and Marketing, cum laude