Philip Galanes

Social Q's columnist, New York Times Sunday Styles section

An entertainment lawyer in private practice and author of “Social Q’s,” the wry new etiquette column in The New York Times Sunday Styles section, Philip Galanes is also an award-winning interior designer of commercial and residential spaces. His first novel, Father’s Day, was a Barnes & Noble Discover Pick. He divides his time between New York City and East Hampton, New York. You can learn more about him at