Lawyers

Arnstein & Lehr Welcomes Erin Murphy as Special Counsel
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Arnstein & Lehr LLP has announced that Erin M. Murphy has joined the law firm’s Litigation Practice Group as special counsel at its Chicago office. Arnstein & Lehr LLP, founded in 1893, has offices in Illinois, Florida and Wisconsin and is one of the oldest and most respected law firms in the country.

Murphy worked as assistant corporation counsel for the city of Chicago’s Department of Law in the Building and License Enforcement/Municipal Prosecutions Division, before opening her own law office. Prior to joining Arnstein & Lehr, she was principal at the Law Office of Erin M. Murphy, Ltd. in Chicago. She also has the experience of serving as the corporate legal supervisor for McDonald’s Corporation in its Major Litigation Group.

  
What
Where


In her first assignment with the city of Chicago, Murphy led an unprecedented prosecution of multi-building owner slum lords. While in service of the city, she also developed policies and protocols and was instrumental in amending the Municipal Code of Chicago mandating an initial court call before holding mortgages accountable for code violations at vacant or abandoned properties. She also prosecuted complaints for the Fire Prevention Bureau and the Department of Health, besides representing the Department of Buildings. She is also well conversant with administrative appeals and procedures for initiating criminal complaints for failure to obey an administrative order.

Currently, Murphy focuses her practice on distressed property issues, municipal code violations and compliance, risk mitigation and dispute resolution, civil and commercial litigation, and administrative law and appeals.

Erin Murphy earned her J.D. in 2002 from The John Marshall Law School, where she served as the Executive Justice on the Moot Court Board.  She received a  B.A. from Mundelein College of Loyola University in Business Administration and Management and achieved paralegal certification from Roosevelt University.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!






 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Litigator with 5-10 years of general insurance defense experience

USA-FL-West Palm Beach

Boutique litigation firm is looking for an experienced litigator with 5-10 years of general insuranc...

Apply Now

Transactional Real Estate Attorney with 4-10 years of experience

USA-CA-San Diego

San Diego office is seeking a transactional real estate attorney with 4-10 years of experience.

Apply Now

Real Estate/Business Transaction Attorney with 8+ years of experience

USA-WA-Seattle

Seattle office is seeking a real estate & business transaction attorney with 8+ years of experience....

Apply Now

Patent prosecution attorney with 3-5 years of experience

USA-CA-Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa office is seeking a patent prosecution attorney with 3-5 years of experience. Should have...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Contract Attorney

USA-CA-Beverly Hills

We are looking for a civil business litigator with 3+ years of experience who is capable of attendin...

Apply now

Attorney

USA-CA-San Francisco

As an in-house legal counsel at Wix’s legal department, you will play a significant role in de...

Apply now

Experienced Insurance Defense Attorney Needed

USA-NY-Bohemia

Defense Negligence firm with offices in Nassau County and main office in Suffolk County seeks a full...

Apply now

Attorney

USA-MO-Kansas City

Successful, expanding KC personal injury law firm seeks an attorney with 5+ years personal injury li...

Apply now

Most Popular

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top