William J. Murphy

William J. Murphy – Providence, Rhode Island Criminal Defense Attorney

EDUCATION:                    

University of Hartford (West Hartford, CT)

BA Politics and Government – 1985

Franklin Pierce Law Center

University of New Hampshire School of Law – Juris Doctor (Concord, NH)  – 1989


EMPLOYMENT:              

Murphy & Fay, LLP (Providence, RI) – Partner, Trial Attorney

Lead Counsel in 48 Jury Trials in Rhode Island Superior Court and United States District Court (RI)

Dome Consultants, LLC (Providence, RI) – Government Relations/Lobbying Firm


POLITICAL EXPERIENCE:     

2003-2010                            Speaker of the House – Rhode Island House of Representatives

1993-2011                              Rhode Island State Representative – District 26


BOARDS:

Johnson & Wales University (Providence, RI) – Board of Trustees

Waterfire (Providence, RI) – Board Member