Lewis W. Murphy, Jr.

University:

Emory University, B.A., 1988

Law School:

University of Florida, J.D., 1991

Admitted:

1991, Florida; 1992, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1993, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida and U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1994, U.S. District Court, Trial Bar of the Southern District of Florida; 1996, U.S. Supreme Court.

Memberships:

The Florida Bar (Executive Council – Trial Lawyers’ Section, 2012-present; Civil Trial Certification Committee, 2011-present; Committee on Professionalism, 2007-2010); Nineteenth Judicial Circuit (Grievance Committee, 1996-1999, Chair, 1998-1999); Indian River County Bar Association (Board of Directors, 1999-2006, President, 2005-2006); American Board of Trial Advocates.

Born:

September 20, 1965

Biography:

Professional and Civic: University of Florida College of Law, Board of Trustees, 2013-present; Indian River Medical Center Foundation, Director, Secretary, 2003-2009; Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County, Director, Vice President, 1999-2003; Community Church, United Church of Christ, Trustee, Chair, 1998-2001, 2007-2010; Education Foundation of Indian River County, Director, Treasurer, 1996-1999; Author: “Whose File is it Anyway?” The Risk Manager, Fall 2002, “The Florida Tort Reform Act of 1999,” The Risk Manager, Spring 2000; Teaching Fellow, University of Florida College of Law, 1990-1991. (Board Certified Civil Trial and Business Litigation Lawyer, Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education; Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate – National Board of Trial Advocacy).

Reported Cases:

Indian River Memorial Hospital v. Browne, 44 So.3d 237 (Fla. 4th DCA 2010); Reimbursement Recovery, Inc. v. IRMC, 22 So.3d 679 (Fla. 4th DCA 2009); Hussamy v. Rose, 916 So.2d 785 (Fla. 2005); Mason v. Warner, Fox, 781 So.2d 375 (Fla. 4th DCA 2001); Humana Medical Plan, Inc. v. Fischman, 750 So.2d 677 (Fla. 4th DCA 1999); Baldwin Sod Farms, Inc. v. Corrigan, 746 So.2d 1198 (Fla. 4th DCA 1999); Hasburgh v. WJA Realty, 697 So.2d 219 (Fla. 4th DCA 1997); Johnson v. Treasure Coast Plaza, Ltd., 670 So.2d 1199 (Fla. 4th DCA 1996).

ISLN:

901177184

  • Practice Areas

    • Personal Injury Litigation
    • Professional Negligence Litigation
    • Business and Commercial Litigation
    • Insurance Litigation
    • Construction Litigation
  • Certifications

    • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer (Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization & Education)
    • Board Certified Business Litigation Lawyer (Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization & Education)
    • Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate (National Board of Legal Specialty Certification)
  • Practice Areas

    • Personal Injury Litigation
    • Professional Negligence Litigation
    • Business and Commercial Litigation
    • Insurance Litigation
  • Distinctions

    • AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
    • Super Lawyer by Law & Politics Magazine (Personal Injury-Plaintiff; Business Litigation; Professional Liability-Defense)
    • Florida Trend - Legal Elite