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Mark D. Murphy

Managing Member

Direct Telephone  913.660.6486

    Fax  913.667.2435


Mark formed The Murphy Law Firm. in 1995 after 10 years with a downtown Kansas City, Missouri law firm.  Other than a stint with a large regional law firm he has operated The Murphy Law Firm for over 25 years.  Mark obtained his J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, with distinction, where he was a member and business editor of the Law Review.  He obtained his B.S. in Business, with an emphasis on finance, from Truman State University.

Mark and his wife Susan reside in Overland Park, Kansas, and are the parents of twin sons both of whom are seniors at Kansas University, and are law clerks for the firm.  Mark and Susan are the founders of It's A Racquet, Inc., an entity hosting an annual event benefitting local charities in mental health and suicide prevention.  In Mark's spare time, he enjoys competitive tennis (following his retirement from competitive racquetball as an E-Force sponsored player), golf, pickle ball, Sporting KC Soccer, and is an avid reader.

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Practice Limited to Federal Civil Litigation

United States District Courts

    Western District of Missouri

    Eastern District of Missouri

    District of Kansas

    Northern District of Illinois

    Eastern District of Michigan


United States Circuit Courts of Appeal

    3rd Circuit

    6th Circuit

    8th Circuit

   10th Circuit

United States Supreme Court

Active Professional Associations

Missouri Bar Association

Charitable and Community Affiliations

It's A Racquet, Inc.

Lob & Learn, Inc.

Professional Honors and Awards

SuperLawyers of Kansas and Missouri in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021

AVVO Top Rated Lawyer 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021

Top Attorneys in Missouri and Kansas in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021

America's Most Honored Lawyers in 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and 2021

Lawyers Of Distinction 2020