Michael Murphy of Ervin Cohen & Jessup named one of Los Angeles Business Journal’s “Influential Leaders: Thrive in Their 40s”
LOS ANGELES, 23 December 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Los Angeles Business Journal today published its list of “Leaders of Influence: Thriving in their 40’s” naming Ervin Cohen & Jessup Partner Michael murphy. the NewspaperEditor’s and CEO’s claims the feature highlights top professionals in Los Angeles who “are demonstrating success within businesses and across their communities.”
“Michael is a savvy litigator and trial lawyer who continually demonstrates his ability to provide the firm’s clients with the highest level of strategy and service,” said the associate co-director. Randall Leff.
Murphy, a partner in the firm’s litigation department, has been recognized for his work on matters involving corporate governance litigation, fiduciary breaches, fraud, real estate, libel, anti -SLAPP and trademark litigation. Murphy represents clients in a variety of industries including real estate development, cannabis and gaming (including litigation and regulation of both), venture capital, software development, outdoor advertising, printing, food and beverage, franchise and corporate participants in the business market (including, most recently, disputes arising from PPE supply chain issues during the pandemic).
Murphy has a deep commitment to his community, which involves broad participation in nonprofit governance, fundraising, and board. He regularly serves on nonprofit boards, including his eight years of service as Chairman of the Board of Being Alive, Los Angeles, a non-profit organization providing psychological care and other wellness services to people living with HIV living below the poverty line. He is active in the homeless service community, having raised $ 10,000 for Chrysalis as part of its participation in Ironman Arizona 2021.
After graduating from UC Berkeley School of Law, Murphy served as law clerk to the Honorable Ronald Lee Gilman, of United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeal.
Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP is a full-service firm that provides a wide range of business-related legal services, including corporate law; litigation; intellectual property and technology law; real estate transactions, land use and financing; construction and environmental law; tax planning and controversies; labor law; health law; bankruptcy, receivership and reorganization; and estate planning. For more information visit http://www.ecjlaw.com/
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