Lori J. Murphy concentrates her practice on insurance coverage issues and on commercial litigation involving insurance agents, brokers, adjusters, and underwriters.
She has represented primary insurers, excess carriers, and policyholders in both domestic and international coverage matters. She has also represented agents, brokers, and adjusters in malpractice actions. In addition, she regularly advises insurers on coverage issues under general liability, professional liability, and first party property policies.
PRACTICE AREAS: • Insurance Coverage Litigation • Coverage Opinions • Bad Faith and Insurance Code Litigation • Rescission Actions • Defense of Insurance Agents, Brokers, Underwriters, and Adjusters against malpractice claims
ADMISSIONS • Supreme Court of Texas • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas • United States District Court for the Western District of Texas • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas • United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.
EDUCATION • Juris Doctor, Southern Methodist University, 1991; Bachelor of Arts, Texas Christian University, 1988, Summa Cum Laude, Member of Phi Beta Kappa.