Shaun Michael Murphy

Shaun Michael Murphy

Litigation Lawyer

Palm Springs, CA





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About Me

I am a trial attorney and partner with Slovak, BaronEmpey Murphy PinkneyLLP. Currently, my practice is primarily complex civil litigation (contract, land use, trade secrets, unfair business practicesand intellectual property) and plaintiff's personal injury with an emphasis on the transmission of sexually-transmitted disease claims. Depending on the nature of the case, I handle both hourly-fee...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check


Contingent (33%-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes), Hourly ($400-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Always the Consummate Professional

Posted by: a Litigation client over 2 years ago.

My company has been represented by Mr. Murphy since 2006. He has assisted us with various legal issues and we have always prevailed. His...

My experience with Shaun Murphy was the best ever. Very knowledgeable and professional!

Posted by: a Personal Injury client almost 2 years ago.

Shaun Murphy is the best Attorney ever! My experience with him was a personal injury case. I contracted an STD from a man that I had been dating...
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Robert Michael Collum
Robert Collum

Los Angeles, CA

10 months ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

Superb trial lawyer.
Natalie Prescott
Natalie Prescott

San Diego, CA

10 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Shaun Murphy is an outstanding lawyer. He knows his practice area in and out, has extensive connections in the industry, and has secured highly...
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1998 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2004 – present

Slovak Baron Empey Murphy & Pinkney LLP


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1992 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California, Hastings College of the Law


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2014 Top Lawyers 2014

Palm Springs Life Magazine


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2004- present Member

Desert Bar Association

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2010 Authenticating Web Pages: Can it be done?

California Litigation, Vol. 23, No. 2

2010 Planning Ahead: the importance of Validating Evidence in Civil Cases

New Developments in Evidentiary Law In California, Inside the Minds

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Trademarks and Copyrights

at Fireside Chat

2011 Marital Torts and Marvin Claims

at June 2011 Conference