The Murphy Law Firm

Firm Overview

Main Office
Main Office
UMB Bank Building One Victory Drive
Suite 205
Liberty  MO  64068
  • (816) 781-8587
For the difficult and emotional family law issues of divorce, you no doubt want an experienced lawyer, one who is a strong advocate, and a compassionate communicator who will listen to you, educate you, and effectively represent you in your Divorce.
Our attorneys have litigated various Divorce cases at every level, including the Missouri Supreme Court. We offer sound, cost effective, and prompt solutions to these complicated and emotional issues. We can assist you with your Divorce in Jackson County, Clay County, Platte County or even other counties, if necessary.

At The Murphy Law Firm, we focus on meeting the individual needs of our clients. We pride ourselves on being available and responding to questions and addressing client's concerns promptly. We tailor our legal services to fit the needs and requests of our clients.

If you need representation in a divorce matter, contact our family law attorneys. Our law firm serves families throughout the state in matters including:

Divorce - settlements, property division
Legal separation
Spousal maintenance - also known as spousal support or alimony
Child custody - including child relocation
Child visitation - or parenting time
Child support - calculations, agreements
Modification of Orders - post-decree changes to visitation, custody, and support agreements
When facing your DUI or DWI, you are facing large changes to your driving privileges and criminal record. We can assist you and answer your questions whether your are facing a DUI or DWI in Missouri or Kansas.
When charged with a DUI (Driving Under the Influence) or DWI (Driving While Intoxicated), time is of the essence. You have may have as little as 10 days to properly protect your driving privilege after you have been charged with a DUI or DWI.

If you have been charged with a DUI or DWI, The Murphy Law Firm can be of assistance in your case in a number of ways, including:

Minimizing the impact of the suspension to your driver's license;
Ensuring that the arresting officer conducted proper field sobriety tests prior to arresting you for DUI or DWI;
Ensuring the breathalyzer was property maintained and performed;
Reviewing the Alcohol Influence or Arrest Report to make sure the arresting officer's account of your DUI (Driving Under the Influence) or DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) arrest is accurate;
Negotiating with the Prosecuting Attorney and attempt you have your charges, lowered, or dropped.
Traffic Tickets
Traffic tickets are a hassle and an inconvenience. However, if not properly handled, they may lead to further hassle and inconvenience such as license suspensions and increased insurance premiums.
Traffic tickets can cover a wide range of offenses, including:

DUI (Driving Under the Influence)
DWI (Driving while intoxicated)
Driving While Suspended
Driving While Revoked
Traffic accidents or collisions
Careless and Imprudent
Red Light
Red Light Camera
Following Too Closely

The Murphy Law Firm can be of assistance with your traffic tickets in a number of ways to minimize their impact on your life, including:

Attending court dates on your behalf
Minimizing the possibility of jail time and damages to driving privileges
Upon completion, receiving a letter from The Murphy Law Firm advising you on the outcome of the court date
Providing you with a receipt from the court for your records
We can assist you with traffic tickets all over the State of Missouri, including

Jackson County
Clay County
Platte County
Ray County
As well as tickets issued in Municpal or City Courts

Timothy J. Murphy

Timothy J. Murphy joined The Murphy Law Firm in 2003 after graduating from University of Missouri, Kansas City, where here was on the dean's list multiple times. Prior to Law School, he served in the offices of Senator Christopher Bond and Senator and former Attorney General John Ashcroft.

Tim Murphy is the only member of The Murphy Law who has been admitted to practice law in both the State of Missouri and the State of Kansas.

His practice includes personal injury, domestic litigation, criminal defense, including DWI.s and traffic tickets, collection, wills and trusts, business formations as well as guardianship and conservatorship cases on behalf of individuals and long term care facilities.
Phone: 816-781-8587
Facsimile: 816-781-8532

Mark J. Murphy

Mark J. Murphy joined his father as another member of The Murphy Law Firm in 2000 after graduating from St. Louis University Law School magna cum laude the same year.

Mark Murphy primarily represents people and businesses that have been harmed by others. He often represents victims of personal injury, wrongful death, and individuals with claims against insurance companies. He also represents home owners against builders, realtors, and home sellers who have misrepresented the condition of their homes. In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Murphy represents families and residential care facilities that need assistance handling the affairs of the elderly and the mentally challenged. This often includes helping family members secure the authority to make decisions on behalf of loved ones who no longer can make appropriate decisions.

Mr. Murphy was first named as a Rising Star in Super Lawyers Magazine in 2008, and has been named a Rising Star in each subsequent publication to date. Away from the practice of law, he proudly serves the Salvation Army.
Phone: 816-781-8587
Facsimile: 816-781-8532

Timothy J. Murphy

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