Office Location

1050 Franklin Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
T 516.408.1600
F 516.408.1601
li@hpmb.com

Areas of Practice

Healthcare & Risk Management

General Liability & Commercial Litigation

Medical Liability Defense

Education

St. John’s University, School of Law: JD: 2004
Rutgers University, Rutgers College: BA: Magna Cum Laude: 2001

Bar Admissions

New York

Laura S. Murphy

Partner

lmurphy@hpmb.com

A partner with HPM&B, Laura S. Murphy has been with the firm since 2006.  In 2008, she joined the firm’s Garden City Team.  Since that time, she has been supervising and training junior attorneys and support staff.  She became partner in 2014. Laura specializes in the defense of medical, podiatric, chiropractic, and dental claims, and she defends both individual and institutional health care providers in these practice areas. Her work includes litigating all aspects of complex cases once suit is initiated.  She is also experienced in the defense of general liability claims.

She is a member of the New York State Bar Association.

Verdicts & Cases

Laura S. Murphy Obtains a Unanimous Defense Verdict in Supreme Court, Kings County

On July 7, 2022, Laura S. Murphy obtained a defense verdict in Kings County Supreme Court in a podiatric surgery case. This case involved allegations of negligence against a podiatrist in the performance of osteotomies via minimal incision surgery...

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Laura S. Murphy Secures a Directed Verdict in Civil Court in New York County

Laura S. Murphy obtained a directed verdict on behalf of a podiatrist in a podiatric/medical malpractice case in Civil Court, New York County on April 19, 2022. Plaintiff claimed that  the defendants failed to diagnose,...

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All claims against a Physical Therapist dismissed

In April of 2014, all claims against a Physical Therapist were dismissed on the eve of trial after Laura S. Murphy and her team successfully moved to dismiss them on the grounds that the action was improperly pled as sounding in general...

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Defense Verdict in New York County

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