Murphy & King Announces New Shareholder William R. Moorman, Jr.January 27, 2020
Murphy & King, Professional Corporation announced today that William R. Moorman, Jr. has joined the firm as a Shareholder. Bill has a wide variety of experience representing companies and individuals in complex business transactions and litigation, financial restructurings, reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, real estate sales and...
Murphy & King Announces New Associate, Sarah K. TricotApril 19, 2019
Boston, MA – (April 19, 2019) – Murphy & King, Professional Corporation announced today that Sarah K. Tricot has joined the firm as a Corporate Associate. In this role, Ms. Tricot will assist the Corporate Practice Group on transactional matters involving real estate acquisition, financing and sales, real estate development and land...
Corporate counsel’s duties after ‘Baker v. WilmerHale’October 5, 2017
Most attorneys representing closely held companies in Massachusetts likely took note of the recent decision in Baker, et al. v. Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, et al., in which the Appeals Court allowed the non-client minority members of an LLC to pursue breach-of-fiduciary-duty claims against the company’s counsel. The...
NSFW: Massachusetts Court Decides Text Sufficient to Close a DealAugust 1, 2016
Have you ever sent a text and immediately regretted it? Have you ever sent a text that ultimately became a binding contract to sell a $3 million dollar piece of real estate? Loose fingers beware, according to a recent Massachusetts court decision a text can be deemed to constitute consent to a binding real estate transaction. In St. John’s...
Associate Jon O’Brien interviewed on Radio EntrepreneursJuly 17, 2015
Murphy & King Associate Jon O’Brien was interviewed by Jeffrey Davis for Radio Entrepreneurs. Attorney O’Brien discussed the state of the craft beer and wine distribution industry in Massachusetts and some of the challenges facing small producers. Listen to the full
Shareholder Bob Richards interviewed on Radio EntrepreneursJanuary 22, 2015
Murphy & King Shareholder Bob Richards was interviewed by Jeffrey Davis for Radio Entrepreneurs. Attorney Richards discussed common issues involved in buying or selling a privately held business. An mp3...