Philip Holthouse

Managing Partner, Holthouse Carlin & Van Trigt

Philip Holthouse is a founding partner of Holthouse Carlin & Van Trigt and has more than 30 years’ experience in the tax field. As managing partner, he has helped guide the growth of the firm to more than 500 employees and 11 offices. Holthouse is a frequent guest speaker at the USC Gould School of Law Tax Institute and other professional organizations. He served as a part-time faculty member at the USC Master of Business Taxation Program and is a member of the Board of Advisors for the Leventhal School of Accounting at USC. He is also on the advisory board for the Graduate Tax Program at Loyola Law School. Active in his community, Holthouse serves in leadership positions on many nonprofit boards.

Enjoy most: Working with a lot of bright, motivated, talented people inside and outside the firm.

Best advice: Read.

Alma Maters: Bachelor’s and master’s, USC; JD, Loyola Law School.

Fun fact: I take vacation to play hockey.

Bucket list: Visit Antarctica.

Hobby/passion: Vintage watches.