Michael P. Murphy

Michael P. Murphy

Partner
Location:
Le Mars, Iowa
Phone:
712-546-8844
Fax:
712-546-8847
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • General Practice
  • Personal Injury
  • Criminal Defense
  • Real Estate
  • Probate

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Iowa, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Iowa, 2010
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 2013

Education

  • Drake University Law School, Des Moines, Iowa
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: Drake University Law Review, Junior Staff, 2003 - 2004
  • Iowa State University
    • B.S.
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Finance

Published Works

  • Tort Reform: Would a Non-Economic Damages Cap be Constitutional and Is One Necessary in Iowa?, 53 Drake Law Review 813, 2005

Classes/Seminars

  • Plymouth County EDMS: How it Works, Iowa Bar Association, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Plymouth County Bar Association, President, 2007 - 2011
  • Iowa Bar Association, Member, Young Lawyers Division, At Large Representative, 2012 - Present
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Iowa Association for Justice, Member
  • Le Mars Chamber of Commerce, Director, 2008 - 2010
  • Sioux Rivers Ducks Unlimited, Chairman, 2008 - 2010
  • Rotary of Le Mars, Iowa Chapter, Director, 2011 - 2013

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Delta Theta Phi