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John M. Murphy

John M. Murphy

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Bankruptcy & Debt, Litigation, Landlord & Tenant, Adoption

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    4 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 30%
    4 years
  3. Litigation: 15%
    4 years
  4. Landlord & Tenant: 10%
    4 years
  5. Adoption: 5%
    4 years

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • No photo

    I endorse this lawyer. John has been a great teacher in the area of bankruptcy. After taking the Wisconsin State Bar Exam, I began working for the firm and shadowing John on bankruptcy matters. I have learned a lot from him in a short time.


    Anthony Flitcroft Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christopher Lyle Kuehn

    I endorse this lawyer. John is a very good attorney who focuses his attention on details and communicationg with his clients. This was one of the reasons that we joined our practiecs together.


    Christopher Kuehn Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Murphy, Volbrecht & Kuehn, S.C.

114 W Court St
PO Box 955
Elkhorn, WI, 53121-0955



WIGood Standing200103/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Cum Laude Honors for Juris DoctorMarquette University Law School2001
Excellence for the FutureThe Center for Computer Assisted Legal Instruction2000
Excellence for the Future - Pretrial Practice WorkshopThe Center for Computer Assistance Legal Instruction2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerMurphy, Volbrecht & Kuehn, S.C.2011 - Present
PartnerMurphy & Volbrecht, S.C.2006 - 2011
PartnerMeurer & Murphy, S.C.2004 - 2006
Associate AttorneyLeece & Phillips, S.C.2001 - 2004
ClerkNational Labor Relations Board2000 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
JayceesPast President2004 - 2005
State Bar of WisconsinMemberN/A
State Bar of Wisconsin, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
State Bar of Wisconsin, Litigation SectionMemberN/A
State Bar of Wisconsin, Young Lawyers DivisionMemberN/A
Walworth County Bar AssociationMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law School LawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of Wisconsin, Parkside Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1996