Jack Murphy has a broad practice encompassing personal injury and clinical negligence, construction, general commercial litigation, professional negligence and criminal regulatory work. He is regularly instructed to provide advice, pleadings, and representation in these areas.
He has extensive court experience. As part of his civil practice, he regularly appears in the County Court for trials and interlocutory hearings; in front of Queen’s Bench Masters for case management hearings; and he has been lead in the Upper Tribunal and Court of Appeal. As part of his criminal regulatory practice, he has provided representation in both the Magistrates’ and Crown Courts. He is developing a particular expertise in inquest work, and has acted as sole counsel in several complex, multi-day inquests.
Before coming to the Bar, Jack read History at Christ Church, Oxford. In the year before pupillage, he was employed in the legal department of an international oil and gas company, working directly with its Counsel for the EMEA region. His role encompassed procurement, IP, corporate restructuring, and contract review work. It provided valuable commercial experience, and a familiarity with large construction and energy sector contracts.
Aside from the law, he is a keen sailor, windsurfer and skier.View full profile »
- Criminal Regulatory & Environmental Manchester Drinks Party
- Jack Murphy successfully acted on behalf of the family at an Inquest
- Lincoln’s Inn Denning, Bowen & Hardwicke Scholarships
- BPTC, City Law School
- GDL, City University
- BA Hons (Oxon)