Contact: (860) 348-1900
Law School: University of Connecticut School of Law - University of Connecticut
Jurisdictions: Connecticut


About Ron Murphy
Attorney Ron Murphy is a 1983 graduate of the University of Connecticut School of Law and the owner and principal trial lawyer of Advocates Law Firm. His practice is devoted exclusively to helping people who have been injured to get justice and compensation; and to helping people who have been accused of misconduct to defend their reputations and liberty.

Attorney Murphy represents people injured by Auto Accidents, Legal Malpractice, or Medical Malpractice; and he defends people accused in the areas of White Collar Criminal Defense, Federal Criminal Defense, State Criminal Defense, and Attorney Grievance Defense. Attorney Murphy also handles Commercial Litigation and General Complex Litigation.
Practice Areas
  • Animal & Dog Law
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Contingent Fees
    • In Injury, Accident, and Malpractice Claims. No fee or expenses until we win.
  • Free Consultation
    • Free Confidential Consultation up to 15 minutes in our areas of practice: Plaintiff's Injury, Accident & Malpractice Claims; Criminal Defense; Grievance Defense; Complex Litigation.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate (National Board of Trial Advocacy)
Professional Experience
Owner, Advocates Law Firm LLC
University of Connecticut School of Law - University of ConnecticutJ.D.
Springfield CollegeB.S.
AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America - Criminal Defense, Best Lawyers in America
Best Lawyers in America - White Collar Defense, Best Lawyers in America
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Connecticut, American Trial Lawyers Association
Million Dollar Advocate, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
SuperLawyer - Medical Malpractice, Law & Politics Magazine
SuperLawyer - Personal Injury, SuperLawyer - Personal Injury
SuperLawyer - Criminal Defense, Law & Politics Magazine
Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
Recertification in process.
Professional Associations
Member, American Trial Lawyers Association
Activities: Selected as one of Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Connecticut.
Adjunct Instructor - Trial Advocacy, University of Connecticut School of Law
Staff Instructor, Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College
Activities: Teaching lawyers from around the country to be better trial lawyers for people injured or accused.
Member; Former President, Connecticut Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Activities: President, 2000-2001
Member, Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, American Bar Association
Activities: Also member of following: Criminal Justice Section; General Practice, Solo and Small Firm Division; Law Practice Management Section; Section of Litigation, including Criminal Justice Committee and Expert Witnesses Committee; Center for Professional Responsibility.
Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, Massachusetts Bar Association
Member, Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys
Member, American Association for Justice
Member, Connecticut Bar Association
Member; Board of Governors, Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
Activities: Elected to Board of Governors in 2005. Member of Medical Malpractice Committee.
Staff Instructor, Connecticut Bar Association / National Institute of Trial Advocacy
Activities: Taught lawyers from Connecticut basic and advanced trial advocacy skills.
Adjunct Instructor - Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility, University of Connecticut School of Law


Articles & Publications
  • Taking Depositions in Accident and Malpractice Cases: A Guide for Plaintiff's Lawyers
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Ethical, Legal, and Practical Considerations of Retainer Agreements
    Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
  • Protect Yourself Against Claims by Prospective Clients With Letters of Declination
    Connecticut Law Tribune
  • Grievance Defense: Should You Respond on the Merits at the Local Panel?
    Connecticut Law Tribune
  • Ethical Considerations in Criminal Defense
    National Business Institute
  • Taking the Criminal Case to Trial
    National Business Institute
  • Medical Malpractice Claims - Connecticut Action and Remedies - Tort Law
    Butterworth Publishing


Website: Atty. Ron Murphy's Website Profile
Website: Advocates Law Firm Website
Website: New England Medical Malpractice Lawyers



11 Franklin Square
New Britain, CT 06051
Telephone: (860) 348-1900