Philips v. Hubbard

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Phillips v. Hubbard, 1 Jefferson's Memorandum Books 95 (1769),[1] was a case in which George Wythe was employed as primary attorney with Thomas Jefferson assisting.

Text of Jefferson's Entry

April 25. Sarah Burford (Louisa) v. William Philips (Louisa). Appeal. Note I am to take but half a fee for this & the two subsequent as the pl. has emploied others and is to give me his future business.
Wm. Philips v. Benjamin Hubbard (     ). A petn. above referred to. G. W. emploied principally.[2]

See Also


  1. Thomas Jefferson’s Memorandum Books: Accounts, with Legal Records and Miscellany, 1767-1826. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson, 2nd Series, James A. Bear, Jr. and Lucia C. Stanton, eds. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1997): 1:95.
  2. Jefferson's Memorandum Books, 1:95.