Murphy & King Recognized by Chambers and Partners for 16th Consecutive Year as a Leading Firm
Boston firm’s Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice designated Top Tier in the region in 2022June 8, 2022
Murphy & King, P.C. announced today that, for the 16th consecutive year, the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice has been recognized by Chambers and Partners in the Chambers USA 2022 rankings as standout specialists among its peers in the region. Chambers has again ranked Murphy & King in the highest tier among Massachusetts law firms in the Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring practice area.
Murphy & King’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice is one of only three firms ranked Band 1. As part of the Band 1 recognition, Chambers noted that the firm’s practice is known for “standout bankruptcy specialists active in numerous sectors including real estate” and has “substantial capabilities on both the debtor and creditor side.” Others interviewed by Chambers say that Murphy & King’s “client service is fabulous,” and that the firm is “preeminent as debtor-side counsel in Boston.”
Five of the firm’s Shareholders in the Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice received individual recognition in the Chambers rankings, including Harold B. Murphy, Shareholder and Founder of Murphy & King’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Group, who is named a “Star Individual.” Chambers states that strategy is Murphy’s greatest strength and that he “thinks five steps ahead of the opposition, and his advice is fabulous,” adding that “he is always available.”
Chambers highlighted other prominent Shareholders with comments on their skills, including: Charles R. Bennett, Jr., described as “one of the premier litigators in New England;” D. Ethan Jeffery, described as “an exceptional, smart, savvy lawyer;” Andrew G. Lizotte, described as “very smart, very practical, and very proactive;” and William R. Moorman, Jr., described as “an outstanding attorney.”
In Chambers USA 2022, Chambers and Partners ranks the leading firms and lawyers in an extensive range of practice areas throughout the United States. The research is in-depth and client focused with the Guide being read by industry-leading companies and organizations throughout the world.
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 Investigations. The firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice has consistently received the top tier placement among law firms in both Best Lawyers in America and Chambers USA.