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G. Edward Murphy

G. Edward Murphy

Murphy & Dunn, P.C.
  • Divorce, Family Law, Appeals & Appellate ...
  • Illinois
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G. Edward Murphy is the Managing Partner of Murphy & Dunn, P.C. and has been one of the best divorce, custody and family law attorneys and lawyers in Peoria, Bloomington and Central Illinois for the past 36 years. He knows how to litigate your case when necessary, negotiate favorably if possible, and win your case for you and your children in court. He is a skilled trial attorney, but also a capable mediator and problem solver.

He has been lead counsel running Murphy & Dunn, P.C. for the past 35 years since he was 26 years old and has been winning cases ever since. He and his firm have handled over 9,000 cases and he knows what he is doing. He knows the law, the other family law attorneys, and the family law Judges and uses those skills and his experience to obtain the best possible result for you and your family.  He is the divorce and custody trial attorney you want on your side. Together with his team of attorneys and paralegals, they will do their very best to win your case.

G. Edward Murphy is licensed to practice law in the State of Illinois, the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois and the United States Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit. He is a graduate of Northern Illinois University College of Law, where he graduated 3rd in his class. He is a member of the American Bar Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the Peoria County Bar Association. He is President of the Peoria County Bar Association Family Law Committee and is a member of the family law section at both the national, state and local levels. He is also a certified family law mediator. G. Edward Murphy is lead attorney for the law firm and handles cases throughout the State of Illinois.

Mr. Murphy manages both offices and is an integral part of all of the legal teams lead by Partners Jeffrey M. Dunn, Candice M. Thomason and Alec D. Murphy. Go to www.murphy-dunn.net for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Education
Northern Illinois University
J.D. (1987) | Law
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Law Review, Moot Court Champion
Honors: Summa Cum Laude
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Professional Experience
Managing Attorney
Murphy & Dunn, P.C.
- Current
G. Edward Murphy is the Managing Partner of Murphy & Dunn, P.C. and has been one of the best divorce, custody and family law attorneys and lawyers in Peoria, Bloomington and Central Illinois for the past 36 years. He knows how to litigate your case when necessary, negotiate favorably if possible, and win your case for you and your children in court. He is a skilled trial attorney, but also a capable mediator and problem solver. He has been lead counsel running Murphy & Dunn, P.C. for the past 35 years since he was 26 years old and has been winning cases ever since. He and his firm have handled over 9,000 cases and he knows what he is doing. He knows the law, the other family law attorneys, and the family law Judges and uses those skills and his experience to obtain the best possible result for you and your family. He is the divorce and custody trial attorney you want on your side. Mr. Murphy is married with four children. He resides in Peoria, Illinois.
Professional Associations
American Bar Association
Member
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Illinois State Bar Association
Active Member
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Peoria County Bar Association
Active Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Illinois
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Initial Consultation is free
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    MasterCard, VISA, American Express, Discover Card
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Retainers Based on the Individual Facts of each Case
Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
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Contact & Map
Murphy & Dunn, P.C.
Peoria
456 Fulton Street
Suite 425
Peoria, IL 61602
Telephone: (309) 674-5551
Fax: (309) 674-5539
Monday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 4 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 4 PM
Friday: 8:30 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Bloomington Office
Bloomington
306 E Grove St
Bloomington, IL 61704
Telephone: (309) 674-5551
Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours (Today)
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
Notice: Open By Appointment Only Each Day in Our Bloomington Illinois Office