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Stefanie A. Murphy

Stefanie A. Murphy

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

A graduate of the College of Holy Cross and Roger Williams School of Law, Stefanie A. Murphy is licensed in Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Connecticut since 2005.  Since her graduation from Law School, Attorney Murphy has prosecuted in District Court and has represented hundreds of clients charged with DUI and Refusals in the State of Rhode Island.  

Stefanie Murphy has handled cases in the Superior and District Court and in the Traffic Tribunal successfully.  Her cases have ranged from DUI death resulting to dui and chemical test refusals.  She is a leading expert in the State of Rhode Island in the area of DUI and Refusals. 


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. DUI & DWI: 40%
    10 years, 80 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    10 years, 20 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 20%
    10 years, 15 cases



Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Allison C Belknap

    You could not ask for a better attorney than Stefanie Murphy. Stefanie truly cares about each and every one of her clients. She will work tirelessly to represent your interests and has the knowledge and expertise to earn you a victory.


    Allison Belknap Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • James E Smith Esq

    I've had the pleasure of working on a matter with Stephanie and am looking forward to working with her on another in the near future. She has a keen legal mind, is one of the most intelligent attorneys I know and I'd call her if I ever needed help!


    James Smith Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

387 Main Street
Unit 2
East Greenwich, RI, 02818



RIAuthorized to practice law200508/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2014
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2012
All American SwimmerAll American Swimmer1997

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Stefanie A. Murphy2005 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Newport Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Rhode Island Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Providence Superior CourtNot guilty jury verdict

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Publication NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education New EnglandSecond Offense Refusals2011
RI Bar JournalHow to Handle Your First DWI/Refusal Case2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Roger Williams Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
College of the Holy CrossPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2001
Catholic Law SchoolN/AUnknownN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Rhode Island Municipal Police AcademyChemical Refusal2015
Police DepartmentFourth Amendment2014
Police DepartmentDUI/Refusal2013
Roger Williams School of LawDUI2011