Thomas Murphy

Consumer Bankruptcy Law
McAvoy & Murphy Law Firm, LLC
2727 N. Grandview Blvd.
Suite 115
Waukesha, WI 53188
(262) 261-0834

Attorney Murphy grew up in a military family, which afforded him the opportunity to live overseas and experience a variety of cultures.  Prior to attending law school, he specialized in creating written and web content for small businesses and non-profits.  He attributes his work ethic to his military upbringing and offers his legal services to veterans at a discounted rate.

Previous Legal Experience:

  • Wisconsin Supreme Court, judicial intern for Chief Justice Patience Roggensack
  • Eastern District of Wisconsin, judicial intern for Magistrate Judge Nancy Joseph
  • Termination of Parental Rights/Children in Need of Protection or Services units of the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office
  • Received courtroom and trial experience at the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office as a participant in the Marquette Law School Prosecutor Clinic

Education and Licenses:

  • Licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin and Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Marquette University Law School, J.D. (2014)
    • Certificate in Litigation
    • CALI Excellence for the Future Award (highest grade) in Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research I
    • Academic Success Program Leader for Legal Analysis, Writing, and Research

  • University of Missouri-Columbia, Bachelor of Journalism
    • Majored in journalism with an emphasis in print and digital news