George J. Murphy - Gibbons  P.C.

George J. Murphy

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013

George J. Murphy is the Administrative Director in charge of Gibbons’ Philadelphia Office. Mr. Murphy is a trial lawyer who practices primarily in pharmaceutical and products liability, professional liability, employment and major casualty litigation, class actions and multidistrict litigation. From 1979 to 1984, he was an Assistant District Attorney in Philadelphia where his success as a trial attorney led to his promotion to the habitual offender unit of that office. He has tried over 100 jury trials, many involving pharmaceuticals, medical products or other sophisticated equipment. He is a frequent author and lecturer on various mass tort and trial topics, and is a faculty member at the 2006 IADC Trial Academy at Stanford Law School.

Additional Information

Other Court Admissions
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • Boston CollegeBA 1976Boston College Law SchoolJ.D. 1979
    IADCPhiladelphia Bar AssociationPennsylvania Bar Association American Bar Association- Litigation Section

    Case History

    Mass Tort — Class Actions and MDL's in DES, Bone Screw, Skin Cap, PPA and various
    consumer products.

    Represented manufacturers and distributors in indiduaal and mass tort
    litigation in medical, consumer, crane and material handlng equiptment
    and gas explosion cases. 

    Office Location

    1700 Two Logan Square
    Philadelphia, PA 19103-2769
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

    Other Information

    Gender: Male