88 Kearny Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
Mr. Murphy has tried in excess of 75 jury trials to verdict. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the National Board of Trial Advocates, and is a certified specialist in legal malpractice by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys. Mr. Murphy is also a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. He represents lawyers sued for malpractice nationwide. Mr. Murphy was a consultant to the professional malpractice chapters in Bancroft-Whitney’s California Civil Practice, Torts. His practice includes the representation of judges in disciplinary proceedings before the California Commission on Judicial Performance. He is the Chair of the State Bar of California Board of Specialization Legal Malpractice Consulting Group.
Mr. Murphy also counsels Directors and Officers relative to their duties and responsibilities under California and federal law and represents corporations, directors and officers in litigation matters.
In addition to his professional liability and D & O practice, Mr. Murphy has litigated and tried cases involving software licenses, copyright and patent issues, and unfair competition.
Mr. Murphy is rated AV by Martindale-Hubbell and was voted one of the Top 100 Lawyers of the Northern California Super Lawyers.