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Patrick Thomas Murphy

Nursing home abuse and neglect Attorney at Painesville, OH

5.0   1 review

Licensed for 36 years

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AGGRESSIVE. CREATIVE. SUCCESSFUL. WORKING TO HELP RESTORE YOUR WORLD AFTER THE UNEXPECTED HAPPENS.

Patrick Murphy is a seasoned personal injury litigator with extensive experience in nursing home abuse, medical malpractice, and wrongful death cases. Time and again Patrick has been recognized as one of the top personal injury lawyers in his field.

Mr. Murphy received his undergraduate degree in Political Science from Kent State University. He was awarded his law degree from Cleveland Marshall College of Law where he was a vice chairman of the Moot Court Board of Governors.

He has been designated as an Ohio Super Lawyer and one of the top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. In 2007 he was selected as a finalist for Trial Lawyer of the Year by Public Justice for his efforts in obtaining a $52 million class action judgment for injured workers against the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubble. Patrick has also been honored as a member of the Irish Legal 100 and was selected as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is recognized as a member of both the Million Dollar and Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum.

Patrick is an active member in many trial organizations including Cleveland Academy of Trial Lawyers; Ohio Association for Justice; American Association for Justice; and the AAJ Nursing Home Litigation Group.

Pat has served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the American Heart Association in Cleveland and as an officer and trustee of Cleveland’s West Side Irish American Club. He has served as Executive Director of Cleveland’s Saint Patrick’s Day parade committee and is a founding member, trustee and officer of the Irish American Law Society of Cleveland.

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Licensed for 36 years
State OH
Status Active
Acquired 1986
Updated 11/12/2022

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

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Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.
Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.
1468 West 9th Street
Suite 135
Cleveland, OH, 44113
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Posted by Frank | June 17, 2013
Patrick Thomas Murphy
My wife and I enjoyed working with Patrick. He was caring,informative and very helpfull with our case. We would highly recommend him.He constantly went out of his way to make sure that all went well. He is also a very sincere and caring indevidual.

Cost

Rates
  • Contingency 33%-40%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Dworken & Bernstein Co., L.P.A.
  • 1986 - Present

Education

  • Cleveland State University - Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1986
  • Kent State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1983

Legal Cases

  • Platt v. Ashtabula Construction
  • $1,250,000
  • Rallya v. Rose Mfg.
  • $650,000.00
  • Santos v. Ohio BWC
  • $53,000,000

Associations

  • American Association for Justice
  • Board Member Trial Lawyers Care
  • 2013 - Present
  • American Heart Association
  • Board Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • Cleveland St. Patrick's Day Committee
  • Director Emeritus
  • 2000 - Present
  • The Ohio Association of Trial Lawyers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Lake County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Ashtabula County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • American Association for Justice
  • Nursing Home Litigation Group
  • N/A
  • United Irish Societies of Cleveland
  • Executive Director
  • 2011 - 2013
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2014
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2013
  • Top 100 in Ohio
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Top 100 in Ohio
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2011
  • Top 100 in Ohio
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers Magazine
  • 2009
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year - FInalist
  • Public Justice
  • 2007
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