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The Law Offices of David D. Murray is rated A/V by Martindale Hubbell for adherence to the highests standards of professional conduct. skills, ethics, expertise, reliability, diligence and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities.


The Law Offices of David D. Murray finds solutions to business formation, transactional problems, contracts and business and family immigration matters for companies and individuals located throughout the United States of America and around the world.

With offices located in Newport Beach in Orange County and City of Industry in Los Angeles County, California, the Law Offices of David D. Murray has been concentrating in the areas of U.S. Immigration Law, U.S. & International Business Transactions, Contracts, Formation of Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships, Joint Ventures, Business Buyouts, Employment Law and Litigation & Dispute Resolution, since 1978.

The Law Offices of David D. Murray is rated A/V by Martindale-Hubbell for adherence to the highest standards of professional conduct, skills, ethics, expertise, reliability, diligence and other criteria relevant to the discharge of professional responsibilities.

The Law Offices of David D. Murray has been active in immigration issues and formulating immigration law and policy since 1979.  We have first-hand experience with the Immigration & Nationality Act and its implementing regulations, as well as the issues created by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA), the Immigration Act of 1990 and the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 the (IIRAIRA).

For more than thirty years, The Law Offices of David D. Murray has assisted thousands of individuals with applications for non-immigrant employment authorized visas, permanent residence visas and US citizenship applications, solving both simple and complex problems that require a depth of knowledge about US immigration laws, regulations, policies and procedures.

A frequent lecturer and writer on the subject of Labor Law and Immigration Law, Mr. Murray regularly contributes featured articles and opinion letters in major national immigration publications.

In addition to Immigration, Mr. Murray also concentrates in the area of Business Law, Wage/Hour Claims and other Labor and Employment-related issues and has been successful winning many lawsuits and Overtime and Wage/Hour Claims, representing both employees and employers.

Put our more than 30 years of experience to work for you. Visit The Law Offices of David D. Murray at to find out more about the basics of your particular matter and then telephone David D. Murray directly at (1)(949)833-8021 for a free personal, one-on-one telephone consultation.




Languages spoken: Mandarin, English

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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 40%
    38 years
  2. Business: 35%
    38 years
  3. Employment: 25%
    38 years



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Law Offices of David D. Murray

1300 Bristol Street North
Suite 100
Newport Beach, CA, 92660-2989


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 5 Orange County Immigration Lawyers in 2012OC Metro Magazine2012
AV Hightest Rating for Expertise and Ethics since 1998Martindale-Hubbell1998
American Jurisprudence Law AwardBancroft-Whitney1975
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney at LawLaw Offices of David D. Murray1979 - Present
Attorney at LawHerring & Stubel, San Diego, CA1978 - 1978
Association namePosition nameDuration
Orange County Bar Association International Law SectionN/A1995 - Present
Orange County Bar Association Immigration Law SectionN/A1986 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1978 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A1978 - Present
Sigma Chi FraternityN/A1964 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A1985 - 1995
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember1980 - 2005
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
All type of Immigration mattersSuccessful
Wage/Hour ClaimSuccessful
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Publication nameTitleDate
Immigration DailyVarious Opinion Letters2013
Immigration Law NewsletterVarious articles2012
Immigration DailyComprehensive Immigration Reform2012
Visa TreeIllegal Immigrant vs. Illegal Alien2011
Immigration Law NewsletterDaily Immigration News2008
Immigration MonthlySemantics of Immigration2006
Immigration DailyIllegal Immigration2005
Immigration DailySemantics of Immigration2003
Immigration Law DailyThe Bible & Immigration2002
Documentary about mining diamonds in AfricaAfrica, Africa1999
Law Offices of David D. MurrayFundamentals of US Business & Family Immigration1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California State University, FullertonInternational MarketingCerfiticate in International Marketing1998
Western State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Ball State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Industry Hills Manufacturer's CouncilInvestor Visas2011
Monthly Meeting of International Law SectionNewly Proposed Immigration Legislation2009
Orange County Paralegal's AssociationL-1 Visa Basics2007
International Law SectionDevelopments in Immigration Legislation2007
Immigration Law SectionFundamentals of the E-1/E/2 Visa2007
Orange County Paralega's AssociationE-1/E-2 Visa Basics2006
International Law SectionInvestor Visas2006
Immigration Law SectionL-1 and E-1/E/2 Visa Similarities2006
Immigration Law SectionFundamentals of the E-1/E-2 Visa2006
Naturalization SeminarNaturalization Basics2001
Conference on Employer Related ImmigrationEmployer Immigration Regulations1998
Employer I-9 Duties under IIRAIRAEmployer I-9 Duties under IIRAIRA1996