What Are Attorney Murphy's Qualifications and Background in Handling Injury and Accident Claims?
Attorney Ron Murphy is a 1983 graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Law and is the owner and principal trial lawyer of Advocates Law Firm. His practice is devoted exclusively to civil and criminal litigation for people who have either been injured or accused.
He specializes in the areas of Injury, Accident, and Malpractice Claims; Criminal Defense; Grievance Defense; and Complex Litigation. He has successfully tried civil and criminal cases in state and federal courts in Connecticut; and has argued civil and criminal appeals before the Connecticut Supreme Court and the Connecticut Appellate Court. He has also handled claims and cases in the state and federal courts of Massachusetts, where he is also licensed to practice law.
Attorney Murphy is an accomplished and nationally recognized trial lawyer. He is Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and has the highest rating available from other lawyers. He is on the faculty of the Trial Lawyers College (based in Jackson, Wyoming) and teaches lawyers from around the country how to get the maximum recovery for injured clients . He is also on the faculty of the Trial Advocacy Institute (sponsored by the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and the Connecticut Bar Association), where he teaches civil and criminal trial skills. He is also a former Adjunct Professor at the University of Connecticut School of Law, where he taught Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility.
Attorney Murphy has helped thousands of people obtain justice for the injuries and losses they have suffered as a result of otheris negligence and carelessness. Some sample verdicts or settlements include $1,865,000 for a young girl in a car hit by a drunk driver; $1,100,000 for the estate of woman whose illness was not properly diagnosed by an emergency room; $800,000 for a 21 year old female passenger in a car accident; $780,000 for a man injured during shoulder surgery; $735,000 for a man injured during a hernia repair; $700,000 for a woman injured in a car accident; $690,000 for a man injured in a factory; $690,000 for a woman injured in a car accident; $500,000 for a company that lost money because of a law firm|s malpractice; $400,000 for an elderly woman hurt in a car accident; $365,000 for a man whose heart attack was not treated properly by ambulance attendants; $250,000 for a young man wrongfully convicted because of his lawyer|s malpractice; $100,000 for a little girl bit by a dog. This is a very short list of sample recoveries obtained for injured clients.
Attorney Murphy is a graduate of the Trial Lawyers College; and a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America; the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association; and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. Attorney Murphy is also the author of Medical Malpractice Claims - Connecticut Action and Remedies - Tort Law, Butterworth Publishing (1993). Attorney Murphy is a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate; and a former certified Emergency Medical Technician; and has been trained in Accident Reconstruction.