Murphy Austin Adams Schoenfeld LLP
Dennis Murphy is a partner in the Labor and Employment Law Team. His experience commenced in 1972 and includes the representation of employers in every aspect of labor and employment law. It includes both trial and appellate advocacy and counseling. He has appeared before the United States Supreme Court, before many state and federal appellate courts, in numerous jury trials and before most of the governmental agencies that handle labor and employment issues. Additionally he has represented employers in every aspect of union-management issues. His clients include a professional sports organization, the state legislature, soft drink bottling companies, transportation companies, construction companies, universities and law schools, insurance brokers and others.
Dennis successfully represented the California State Assembly in two high profile sexual harassment cases - Holman vs. Connollyand Boyd vs. Conroy. He has appeared before the United States Supreme Court in Concrete Pipe and Products vs. Construction Laborers Pension Trust.
He is a member of the American Bar Association, the State Bar of California, the Labor Advisory Committee of the California Chamber of Commerce, and has served as a panelist and moderator for the California Continuing Education Bar Labor Law presentations.
Dennis received his B.S. and J.D. degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles.