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James Murphy

James Murphy

Co-founder & Chairman Murphy & McGonigle, P.C.


James Murphy is co-founder and Chairman of Murphy & McGonigle, P.C. and serves as Chairman of the firm's Litigation Group. Mr. Murphy has extensive experience defending public companies as lead counsel in high-stakes litigation in courts throughout the U.S. Mr. Murphy also advises public companies and financial services firms (including large commercial banks, securities broker/dealers, investment advisers, and hedge funds) with respect to corporate governance, Sarbanes-Oxley and Dodd Frank compliance and securities issues.

James also advises companies on the regulatory aspects of various business models leveraging blockchain technology. He is a thought leader and frequent speaker on blockchain and cryptocurrency related topics.

Mr. Murphy was named the 2016 Securities Regulation "Lawyer of the Year" in the Richmond, Virginia market by The Best Lawyers in America®. He is also listed in Virginia Super Lawyers and Virginia Business magazine’s “Legal Elite.” Mr. Murphy has been awarded Martindale Hubbell's highest rating, AV Preeminent (5.0/5.0).

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