James A. Murphy
Practice Areas
Education
  • J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law, 1988
  • B.A., Economics, University of Virginia, 1985
Admissions
  • California (Inactive)
  • New York
  • Virginia
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

James A. Murphy

jmurphy@mmlawus.com
1185 Avenue of the Americas
21st Floor
New York, NY 10036
T: (212) 880-3968
4870 Sadler Road
Suite 301
Glen Allen, VA 23060
T: (804) 762-5330

In the News

  • A New York state judge on Tuesday dismissed two insurers from a mortgage-backed securities suit over $1.8 billion in loans issued by Greenpoint Mortgage Funding Inc., finding the insurers couldn't sue the mortgage originator again once its original claims were found to be without merit.

  • New Law Firm Taps Growing Market
    NBC 12 | (06/28/2010)

    Why would 15 lawyers leave one of the largest law firms in town and start up their own? They're tapping into a new market that's growing as a result of the bad economy.

  • The boutique law firm trend continues, with more partners splitting from their big and midsize firms and striking out on their own.

  • Here at the Litigation Daily, fat brokerage accounts are about as commonplace as July snowstorms. So forgive us our initial ignorance about the "cash sweep" programs offered by brokers, which were the subject of a class action that Manhattan federal district court judge Richard Sullivan dismissed Monday. But after reading Judge Sullivan's opinion, we feel like we could teach a course in cash sweeps.