The Bartlett LLP Team

Gerald T. Murphy, Jr.


Gerald Murphy is a Partner of the firm and has focused his practice on insurance defense litigation.  Mr. Murphy has devoted his career to the defense of major metropolitan hospitals and physicians involved in medical malpractice claims.  In his broad-based legal practice, Mr. Murphy has litigated multi-million dollar complex construction accident (NYS Labor Law) cases, as well as commercial lawsuits. He has defended various municipalities, fire departments, hospitals, school districts and the Roman Catholic Diocese in general liability matters.   Mr. Murphy has also successfully argued before the Appellate Divisions of the First and Second Departments.

Mr. Murphy received his undergraduate degree from the State University at Stony Brook in 1998. Thereafter, he received his Juris Doctorate from Touro Law School in 2001. He was admitted to the New York State Bar and to the USDC, Eastern District in 2002. He is a member of the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, as well as the Nassau-Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association.


  • Touro Law School, J.D. 2001
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A. 1998

Bar Admissions

  • New York State Bar 2002
  • United States District Court, EDNY 2002

Bar Associations

  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Nassau-Suffolk Trial Lawyers Association