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Kirk McCormick and James Murphy are personal injury trial attorneys in Colorado. In 1995 the attorneys formed McCormick & Murphy, P.C. in order to help victims of serious injuries and wrongful death throughout the state. Since that time the attorneys have won thousands of cases for their clients, and have become a valued part of the community they serve in Colorado Springs.

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Kirk McCormick

Education

  • Grand View College (B.A.)
  • Drake University Law School (J.D.)

Experience

  • Litigation attorney for Colorado Interstate Gas Company
  • Partner in the Denver based law firm of Hall & Evans
  • Founding partner at McCormick & Murphy, P.C.

Licensed to Practice

  • Mr. McCormick is licensed and admitted to practice in all Federal and State trial courts located in the State of Colorado
  • Mr. McCormick has at various times been admitted to practice, and has handled lawsuits in Federal Court in Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.

Memberships & Recognition

  • El Paso County Bar Association
  • Multi-Million Dollars Advocates Forum
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association
  • Christian Legal Society

Licenses & Certifications

  • Iowa Bar (1984 / Inactive)
  • Colorado Bar (1987)
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Jay Murphy

Education

  • Santa Clara University (B.A.)
  • Santa Clara University School of Law (J.D.)

Experience

  • Prior to attending law school, Mr. Murphy worked two years for a national CPA firm and became a Certified Public Accountant
  • Colorado Court of Appeals
  • 5 years as a civil litigation attorney working with two large Colorado insurance defense law firms

Licensed to Practice

  • Mr. Murphy is licensed to practice in all Federal and State trial courts located in the State of Colorado.

Memberships & Recognition

  • Colorado Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice (formerly ATLA)
  • El Paso County Bar Association
  • Colorado Trial Lawyers Association

Licenses & Certifications

  • Colorado Bar (1990)
  • California Bar (1989 – license inactive or no longer maintained)
  • Colorado CPA (1990 – license inactive or no longer maintained)
  • California CPA (1988 – license inactive or no longer maintained)