James P. Murphy (1959-2011), (1959-2011) (Detroit, Michigan)

James P. Murphy (1959-2011), (1959-2011)

Licensed for 32 years

Practice Area: Commercial, Bankruptcy and Securities Litigation, Complex Litigation, Real Estate Law 1 more area of practice 1 more

James P. Murphy (1959-2011), (1959-2011)

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Detroit, MI view address

Other at firm Berry Moorman Professional Corporation

Serving Detroit, MI view address

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

About James P. Murphy (1959-2011), (1959-2011)

Mr. Murphy's litigation practice spans various areas including securities, bankruptcy, secured transactions, sales, insurance defense, contracts, and real estate matters in the commercial setting. Mr. Murphy represents clients in state and federal courts throughout Michigan. Mr. Murphy's expertise in representation of debtors and creditors in bankruptcy compliments the firm's business law practice. Mr. Murphy's background in debtor/creditor matters includes private workouts commercial collections, liens and lien foreclosure. As an adjunct to his litigation practice, Mr. Murphy frequently advises clients on a variety of commercial matters. Mr. Murphy has substantial experience in the arbitration of customer-brok...

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Mr. Murphy's litigation practice spans various areas including securities, bankruptcy, secured transactions, sales, insurance defense, contracts, and real estate matters in the commercial setting. Mr. Murphy represents clients in state and federal courts throughout Michigan. Mr. Murphy's expertise in representation of debtors and creditors in bankruptcy compliments the firm's business law practice. Mr. Murphy's background in debtor/creditor matters includes private workouts commercial collections, liens and lien foreclosure. As an adjunct to his litigation practice, Mr. Murphy frequently advises clients on a variety of commercial matters. Mr. Murphy has substantial experience in the arbitration of customer-broker disputes and claims involving securities and other business matters. Mr. Murphy is a member of the Detroit Bar Association and a member of the Securities and Commodities Law Committee. Mr. Murphy is also a member of the American Bar Association and its Litigation and Business Law Sections.

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Areas of Law

  • Commercial, Bankruptcy and Securities Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Real Estate Law
  • Construction Law

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  • 4.5/5.0 2 reviews
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  • Legal Knowledge

    4.5/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.5/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.5/5.0
  • Communication

    4.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.5/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Of Counsel on 05/02/10 in Securities Litigation

    • Legal Knowledge

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    • Judgment

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    • Communication

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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Partner on 05/03/10 in Civil Litigation

    • Legal Knowledge

      4.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.0/5.0
    • Communication

      4.0/5.0
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      Credentials

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      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1984, Michigan and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
      1988, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
      1989, U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
      1991, U.S. Supreme Court
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Additional Payment Information
      Fixed hourly rates
      Fixed fees available
      Law School Attended
      George Washington University Law School
      Class of 1984
      J.D.
      University Attended
      University of Michigan
      Class of 1981
      A.B.
      Birth Information
      Born in 1959
      Glen Cove, New York, 1959
      Associations & Memberships
      Detroit Bar Association
      State Bar of Michigan.
      Representative Cases
      Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company v. Allstate Insurance Company, 202 F.3d 897 (6th Cir. 2000) Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company v. Allstate Insurance Company, 1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 22585 (E.D. Mich. 1998) Hensley v. Fortis Benefits Insurance Company, 1999 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 17270 (E.D. Mich. 1999) Hertzberg v. Loyal American Life Insurance Co., 106 Bankr. 131 (E.D. Mich. 1989) Krear, et al v. Malek, et al, 961 F. Supp. 1065 (E.D. Mich. 1997) State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company v. Great-West Life and Annuity Insurance Company and Mechanics Laundry and Supply, Inc. Employee Health and Welfare Benefit Plan, 1997 U. S. Dist. LEXIS 12488.