Murphy & McGonigle, P.C. announced today that Elizabeth Del Cid has joined the firm as an officer in its New York office. Ms. Del Cid’s arrival continues the strong trend of top litigation and regulatory talent joining the financial services law firm that was founded in 2010.
"Elizabeth is an excellent trial lawyer who will make a great addition to our firm. She will further enhance the breadth and depth of capabilities of our securities litigation team in New York," said James Murphy, Chairman of Murphy & McGonigle.
In close to a decade of practice, Ms. Del Cid has appeared before federal and state judges at the civil and criminal level, FINRA arbitrators, the SEC’s Enforcement Division, and administrative officers in California, New York, and Iowa. She has advised a myriad of clients, from major broker-dealers to government agencies to individuals from Latin America. Ms. Del Cid has first chaired bench trials and second chaired jury trials involving complex securities issues and significant alleged damages.
"I am extremely pleased and honored to join Murphy & McGonigle and bring my litigation and negotiation experience to a wide range of clients including the full spectrum of the financial services industry," said Ms. Del Cid. "I am excited to join a law firm with a clear mission and shared vision to deliver world-class service. I am thrilled to be a part of it."
Early in her career, Ms. Del Cid served as a criminal prosecutor and deputy city attorney on behalf of several California municipalities. She is a native Spanish speaker.