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John Martin Murphy - Cleveland, OH

Ernst & Young Tower950 Main AvenueSuite 1300 Cleveland, OH 44113

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Updated: 01/11/2023

Cleveland Mesothelioma Cases Lawyer


Murphy joined Kelley Ferraro in 1999 after spending three years at Davis & Young LLP defending asbestos cases. He graduated from Gilmour Academy in 1988, Purdue University with a BA in 1992 and from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in 1995. Murphy was named Partner in 2004, and Equity Partner in 2006. He serves as Magistrate for Bratenahl and Grand River Courts and has served as Special Prosecutor in Bratenahl...

About John Martin Murphy

Practice Areas

  • Mesothelioma Cases
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workers Compensation


  • 100%

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner, since 2004

Year Joined Firm

  • 1999


Bar Admissions

  • Ohio, 1996
  • Pennsylvania, 2007
  • New York, 2011
  • Michigan, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 1999
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America, 1996

Other Affiliations

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum (Member)
  • Ohio State Bar Association (Member)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association (Member)
  • New York Bar Association (Member)
  • Michigan Bar Association (Member)
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association (Member)
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100 (Member)
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution department of the Cuyahoga Common Pleas Court (Arbitrator)


  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan, 1995
  • Purdue University, 1992
  • Gilmour Academy, 1988

Past Positions

  • Davis & Young LLP

Pro Bono Activities

  • Board Member, Cleveland Baseball Federation
  • Commissioner, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's Young Lawyer’s Softball League


Other Sources of Feedback About John Martin Murphy

Included on the 2023 Ohio list

Past Lists

  • 2022 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2006 Ohio Super Lawyers list
  • 2005 Ohio Super Lawyers list

View the profile for John Martin Murphy on Super Lawyers


  • Selected To Super Lawyers: 2012 - 2022
  • Selected To Rising Stars: 2005 – 2007
  • “Excellent” by AVVO
  • National Trial Lawyers Top 100

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Ernst & Young Tower950 Main AvenueSuite 1300 Cleveland, OH 44113


  • 216-575-0799

Offers Free Initial Consultation


Accepts Credit Cards


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