Murphy & King Receives Top Tier Placement in U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Rankings for Bankruptcy and Bankruptcy Litigation

November 1, 2019

Murphy & King, Professional Corporation announced today that the Firm received top tier placement among law firms in Boston in U.S. News & World Report – “Best Law Firms” (2020 Edition) for Bankruptcy/Insolvency and Bankruptcy Litigation. The Firm was also ranked nationally in both practice areas. The rankings are based entirely on peer review and employ an evaluation process that includes thousands of clients, lawyers, and law firm representatives. Murphy & King’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring practice represents debtors, creditors and creditors’ committees, estate fiduciaries, and investors in formal insolvency proceedings and out-of-court workouts throughout the United States. The group has continually received top tier placement in the “Best Law Firms” rankings since 2013.

“It is a great honor to receive Tier 1 placement for our Firm and bankruptcy team,” said Harry Murphy, founding Shareholder of Murphy & King’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Group. “Our practical approach to unraveling complex legal issues combined with the expertise of our attorneys in the realm of bankruptcy and financial restructuring provide our clients with high level, hands-on service that has continually been recognized year after year by U.S. News – Best Lawyers.”

U.S. News and Best Lawyers again named Murphy & King in the Metropolitan/Boston Tier One rankings in “Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights/Insolvency and Reorganization Law” as well as in “Litigation – Bankruptcy”. The practice group includes seasoned Shareholders Harold B. Murphy, Charles R. Bennett, Jr., D. Ethan Jeffery, Andrew G. Lizotte, Katherine R. Cruickshank and Christopher M. Condon. 

According to Best Lawyers, firms included in the 2020 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. Receiving a top tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients within the community for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

About Murphy & King, Professional Corporation

Since 1980, Murphy & King, Professional Corporation has been “unraveling complexity” for its clients through prompt, practical and cost-effective solutions to the legal needs of individuals and businesses. From startup and incorporation, to maintaining day to day operations, to resolving internal and external disputes, Murphy & King attorneys are skilled at effectively and efficiently unraveling the inherent complexities of each client’s business to ensure that it can attain its maximum potential. The firm’s principal areas of practice are Business Litigation, Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring, Corporate and Real Estate Transactions, and White Collar Defense and Internal Investigation.