Terrence H. Murphy - Littler Mendelson P.C.

Terrence H. Murphy

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 412-201-7621

Terry Murphy has represented employers for more than 30 years in all aspects of labor and employment law, including:

  • Discrimination and employment jury trials
  • Employment class actions
  • Fair Labor Standards Act collective actions
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission litigation
  • National Labor Relations Board proceedings
  • Collective bargaining
  • Labor arbitration
  • Complex transaction advice

He practices regularly in multiple federal district courts and has extensive knowledge of:

  • Title VII
  • The Americans with Disabilities Act
  • The Age Discrimination in Employment Act
  • The National Labor Relations Act
  • Executive Order 11246
  • Public sector bargaining laws

In recent years, Terry has:

  • Represented a major trucking company in EEOC pattern-and-practice sex discrimination litigation
  • Defended retail chains, oilfield drilling companies and life insurers in asserted nationwide collective actions under FLSA
  • Defended a Fortune 100 manufacturing company in a nationwide age discrimination class action

Formerly, the Assistant General Counsel of a Fortune 12 manufacturing company, Terry counsels employers on wage and hour matters, human resource practices and policies, affirmative action, reductions-in-force, workplace investigations and corporate transactions. His clients include hospitals, universities and manufacturing companies.

Terry regularly speaks on labor and employment law issues for the American Bar Association and other groups. He has been a chapter editor and senior editor of the Employment Discrimination Law (BNA).

University of RochesterBA 1972University of Pittsburgh School of LawJ.D. 1975Cornell UniversityMS 1977
Board of Directors - Coalition for Christian OutreachBoard of Trustees - Shadyside Presbyterian ChurchWaynesburg UniversityAmerican Health Lawyers AssociationNew York Management Attorneys ConferenceAmerican Employment Law CouncilSection on Labor and Employment Law - New York Bar AssociationLitigation Section - American Bar Association

Office Location

EQT Plaza, 26th Floor
625 Liberty Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Pittsburgh Metro Area
Terrence H. Murphy has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Labor Law - Management