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Firm Overview

James R. Murphy, Jr. in his officeJames R. Murphy, Jr., a Law Corporation, is a skilled personal injury law firm, committed to a philosophy of the practice of law which emphasizes the rights of the client. This office is a service-oriented law firm, specializing in personal injury cases in California. We have also successfully collaborated in numerous non-California severe injury cases. We strive to deliver professional services and excellence to every client.

We will pursue your case aggressively while providing compassionate and thoughtful representation. We guide our personal injury clients through the legal and financial challenges they encounter on their way to recovery from their accidents. Our firm consistently achieves superb results by meeting, and exceeding, the goals for which we were retained.

Practicing law in California for 45 years, James R. Murphy, Jr. has earned an outstanding reputation for aggressively representing his clients. His firm has served clients in San Luis Obispo County and throughout California since 1975. Mr. Murphy has received the prestigious “Trial Lawyer of the Year” award six times from the Central Coast Trial Lawyers Association. He has won numerous additional awards acknowledging his achievements as a dedicated trial lawyer. James R. Murphy, Jr., a Law Corporation, is recognized as one of the tri-county’s premier personal injury law firms. Mr. Murphy has extensive litigation and trial experience and has consistently achieved high-level results for his clients. Mr. Murphy received his law degree from the University of California at Los Angeles Law School in 1974. Jim is active in his community as well as in esteemed legal circles, and is a member of the local and state trial lawyers associations. Our firm is dedicated to providing the professional representation you expect and deserve.

Based on the firm’s excellent reputation in the legal community, many of our cases are referred to the firm by other lawyers. James R. Murphy, Jr., a Law Corporation, takes pride in assisting many lawyers who practice other areas of law or do not have the resources or legal expertise to handle serious and catastrophic injury cases. We often refer cases unrelated to our primary business or less serious in nature to other qualified attorneys.

Our main office is located in a historic home built in 1885 in the Village of Arroyo Grande at 221 East Branch St. In addition to our main office, our facilities include a recently-restored 1906 craftsman-style historic structure located on Branch St., the Village Conference Center, as well as our breathtaking Deer Canyon Conference Center located in rural Arroyo Grande, overlooking the Pacific coastline.

Contact us for a Free Consultation with Mr. Murphy, in our office, your home, your hospital room, on the phone or on-line. Consultations are free, immediate and confidential. All cases are handled on a Contingency Fee basis. If there is no recovery, there is no fee.

We look forward to the opportunity to serve you.