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Michael Murphy

Clinical Supervisor and Lecturer

Michael Murphy


Michael Murphy is the Clinical Supervisor and Lecturer in Law of the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic at the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School. He teaches students how to provide transactional legal services to entrepreneurs, using a unique perspective based on his experience working as an attorney for a large law firm, a startup, and a publicly traded corporation. Continue reading…

Expertise

  • Law and Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Transactional Law
  • Clinical Education
  • Business Law
  • Contracts
  • Emerging Businesses
  • Start-Up Ventures
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Law and Community

Working Papers

The Search for Clarity in an Attorney’s Duty to Google (forthcoming)
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Research Areas

  • Transactional legal practice and theory
  • Legal ethics
  • Law and technology

Positions

Penn Law - Supervisor and Lecturer, Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic (2018- )

Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University - Adjunct Professor (2014-2018)

SEI Investments Company - Attorney (2016-2018)

BrainDo Interactive Consulting - General Counsel (2015-2016)

Blank Rome, LLP - Associate (2007-2015)

Clerk, Pennsylvania Supreme Court (2006-2007)

Professional Activities

Chair of “The Dude Hates Cancer” nationwide annual charity bowling tournament (thedudehatescancer.com), benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, which has raised over $660,000 to fight blood cancers. (2014- )

Courses

  • Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic (Penn Law)
  • Faculty Supervisor, Securities and Exchange Commission Externship
  • Faculty Supervisor, SeniorLaw Center Externship
  • Electronic Discovery and Digital Evidence (Thomas R. Kline School of Law)

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