Phillip Kerrigan has been a furniture restorer since 2007, working in several furniture shops in Baltimore.
In September of 2019, he opened Kerrigan Restoration LLC: a furniture restoration studio devoted to quality workmanship, artistry, and the preservation of wooden furniture from any time period. The company received recognition for furniture restoration services in Baltimore Magazine's Best of Baltimore issue in 2022.
Over the course of his career, he has restored furniture and wooden objects found in the private collections of countless individuals, as well as the following institutions:
Mount Clare Museum House
Ladew Topiary Gardens
American Visionary Art Museum
The Walters Art Museum *
Baltimore Museum of Art *
Port Discovery Children's Museum *
Baltimore City Hall
Maryland State Senate
Maryland State Archives
Johns Hopkins University Hospital
* Indicates items in the institution's possession but not necessarily part of their "exhibited collection"