About Us

Experienced Litigator and Mediator

  •  For 30 + years Mike Murphy handled cases for the defense side.  
  • An AV rated attorney by Martindale - Hubbell, Mike defended general liability matters, Defense Base Act claims, Jones Act matters, General Maritime Law  matters and LHWCA claims.  
  • He  successfully argued before the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and regularly tried both bench and jury matters.   
  • He represented London Underwriters, GL carriers and approved Self Insured Employers under the LHWCA.  
  •  After becoming a certified mediator,  Mike  continues to use his experience to work with and prod parties to successfully resolve difficult matters -- thus avoiding the significant cost, uncertainty and heartburn of a trial.