Patrick G. Murphy

Patrick G. Murphy: Attorney with Barrett McNagny LLP AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Barrett McNagny LLP (51 Attorneys)
  • 215 East Berry Street, P.O. Box 2263, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-2705
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  • Patrick G. Murphy, a partner with Barrett McNagny LLP, concentrates his practice in the areas of business litigation and insurance defense.
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    4.6/5.0 (40)
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Pat Murphy has spent his career in litigation. He is an experienced trial attorney whose practice is focused on representing businesses in commercial, business, and intellectual property litigation. His diverse experience includes handling matters involving contract disputes, non-competition agreements, real estate, adverse possession, easements, boundary disputes, construction, intellectual property disputes, trademark and copyright infringement, trade secrets, unfair competition, injunctions, breach of fiduciary duty, negligence, product liability, insurance defense, disputes between owners of closely held businesses, and bet-the-company litigation. Pat has been lead counsel on more than 100 jury trials and more than 1,000 arbitrations, mediations, depositions, and hearings.

Fort Wayne raised, Pat is an AV®Preeminent™* rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell and was selected in 2018 and 2019 for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America® publication and has been listed in the Indiana Super Lawyer® publication since 2014. He supports various community activities through volunteer work, including Junior Achievement programs, and as a frequent youth sports coach. He has served on the board of directors for the Community Harvest Food Bank and the Embassy Theatre Foundation. Pat is currently the chair of the Mastodon Athletic Advisory Board and is a member of The Redemption House Board of Directors. He has been an adjunct professor at Purdue Fort Wayne and a guest lecturer for MBA students at the University of Saint Francis. In addition to earning a Fellowship in the Trial Lawyer Honorary Society, he is a member of the Allen County and Indiana State Bar associations, the Defense Research Institute, the Defense Trial Counsel Institute, and the Litigation Counsel of America.

Pat obtained his B.S., Business, from Indiana University in 1993, and his J.D. in 1996 from the Indiana University School of Law. He is admitted to practice before the Indiana state courts and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Pat has been admitted Pro Hac Vice in other jurisdictions.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Business Litigation
  • Complex Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
260-423-8971  Phone
260-423-8920  Fax
University Attended:
Indiana University, B.S., Business, 1993
Law School Attended:
Indiana University School of Law, J.D., 1996
Year of First Admission:
1996, Indiana; 1996, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
Allen County, Indiana State and American Bar Associations; Defense Research Institute; Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana and Litigation Counsel of America.
Reported Cases:
Gehrig v. Jefferson, 868 N.E. 2d 77, Ind. App. (2007); Mundy v. Witte, 820 N.E. 2d 126, Ind. (2005); Wedgewood Community Association Inc. v. Robert O. Nash and Barbara Nash, 810 N.E. 2d 346, Ind. (2006); Thomas Del Signore, et. al, v. Asphalt Drum Mixers, 182, F. Supp. 2d. 730 (2002).
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa and MasterCard
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

Peer Reviews

4.6/5.0 (40 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 07/07/14 in Litigation

    Pat Murphy is not related to me. I have had several cases against Pat; he has always done an excellent job in representing his client.

    Pat Murphy is not related to me. I have had several cases against Pat; he has always done an excellent job in representing his client. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Judge on 07/07/14 in Trial Practice

    Pat is an outstanding trial lawyer

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