Scott Murphy began his career in Orlando, Florida in 1983 with the established Orlando firm of Parker, Johnson, Owen & McGuire. In 1988, he was invited to join the firm as a partner, and subsequently helped establish the firm’s second office in South Florida in 1989. After successfully opening that office, he returned to Orlando and was elected as the firm’s Managing Partner in 1991. In 1993, he joined two colleagues in starting his own firm, Anderson, Murphy & O’Hara, P.A. In 1995, he was invited by a major insurance company to establish its Florida staff attorney program, which he grew to three offices throughout the state by 2001. At that time, he decided to pursue his passion of representing the less fortunate and injured, and has done so since 2001.
Scott Murphy is devoted to complex Personal Injury cases, including Florida Medical Malpractice and Professional Malpractice and Florida Products Liability, as well as Insurance Coverage and Consumer Fraud cases. Scott has achieved exceptional results in these areas.
Scott is admitted to practice in all Florida State and Federal Courts, including the Third Circuit, Eleventh Circuit, and U.S. Supreme Court. He is also admitted to practice in Nevada State and Federal Courts. Mr. Murphy has successfully argued appeals before the District Courts of Appeal, with reported decisions in the First, Second, Third, and Fifth Districts, as well as the Florida Supreme Court. He is committed to serving victims and families of those injured by the negligence and fault of others in his own community and throughout Florida and Nevada, and has proudly assisted hundreds of clients in the past three decades. He believes that every client deserves to have their side of the story told, and to be zealously and diligently represented in court.
- Law Office Affiliations Paul and Perkins, P.A.
- Education Scott attended undergraduate college at the University of Miami on a full scholarship for both academics and the debate team. He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1980. He followed that with a full scholarship to law school at the University of Miami, graduating with honors in 1983. His current focus is on litigation of complex medical and professional negligence claims and other cases involving complicated and difficult issues, requiring aggressive and creative litigation techniques.
- Practice Area Orlando
- Law School University of Miami School of Law
- Medical Malpractice