John and Bob graduate from the University of Tennessee College of Law and are admitted to the Tennessee Bar. After graduation, Bob begins working as an Assistant District Attorney in Sumner County, Tenn., and Robertson County, Tenn.
In 1978, John serves as the Sumner County Bar Association President.
In 1979, John and Bob found Phillips & Ingrum Attorneys at Law in Gallatin, Tenn. John also continues to serve as the Sumner County Bar Association President.
Bob serves as the Sumner County Bar Association President.
Phillips & Ingrum moves to its current location at 117 East Main Street, Gallatin, TN 37066.
Bob wins a first degree murder criminal jury trial in Davidson County, Tenn. The verdict for this trial is not guilty by reason of temporary insanity.
John receives a not guilty verdict in the Sumner County murder trial of State vs. Gooch.
John becomes board-certified as a Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Bob wins another first degree murder criminal jury trial in Sumner County. The verdict is not guilty.
John receives an AV rating, the highest rating possible in both legal ability and ethical standards, from Martindale-Hubbell, a comprehensive directory that provides background information on lawyers and law firms across the United States.
Jay Ingrum is admitted to the Tennessee Bar and joins his father in the practice of law at Phillips & Ingrum.
Robert and Jay win a first degree murder trial in Sumner County.
Brandon Meredith, who will join Phillips & Ingrum a year later, is admitted to the Tennessee Bar.
Brandon joins Phillips & Ingrum.
Jay receives a BV rating, the highest rating a lawyer can achieve after admission to the bar for five to nine years including very high legal ability and ethical standards, from Martindale-Hubbell.
Jay serves as Sumner County Bar Association President.
Upon appointment by Chancellor Tom Gray, John serves as the co-receiver for eight Halo related companies.
Jay and his co-counsel win another first degree murder trial in Sumner County. He also continues to serve as Sumner County Bar Association President.
In 2014, Brandon serves as Sumner County Bar Association President.
Haley Medley was admitted to the practice of law in 2010 and joined P&I in 2016.
Josh Phillips was admitted to the practice of law in 2006 and joined P&I in 2019.
Erin King joined P&I on January 25, 2021.
C. Jay Ingrum was named Partner on February 1, 2021.
Jay Ingrum listed as a Rule 31 family law mediator.
Erin King listed as a Rule 31 family law mediator.