John T. Murray

Managing Partner

Location: Taunton, Massachusetts



Fax: 508-823-4570

Email: Email Me

John T. Murray Mr. Murray was graduated from Harvard College in 1972 and from the New England School of Law in 1975. He was admitted to practice in Massachusetts in 1975; the U.S. District Court for Massachusetts and Rhode Island, the U.S. Tax Court; and in 1979 was admitted before the United States Supreme Court. Although Mr. Murray concentrates in civil litigation, personal injury and worker’s compensation law, he continues to provide expert service to clients in many other areas of the law. He has extensive litigation experience in all courts and numerous successful jury trials, including one case in excess of three million dollars. Mr. Murray is also an active arbitrator and mediator for the National Arbitration & Mediation Association and ADR/Equimar, and has lectured on trial practice techniques in various seminars. He was 1997-98 president of the Bristol County Bar Association, past president of the Taunton Bar Association and a member of the Board of Delegates of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, and the Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Personal Injury, Defense
  • Worker’s Compensation Law
  • Insurance Defense Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1975
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1977
  • U.S. District Court District of Rhode Island, 1977
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1979


  • New England School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. – 1975
  • Harvard College, Cambridge, MA
    • B.A. – 1972
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: History


  • Trial Practice Seminars, Massachusetts Academy Trial Attorneys, 1997
  • Trial Practice Seminar, Bristol County Bar Association, 1990 – Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Bristol County Bar Association, President, 1997 – 1998
  • Taunton Boys & Girls Club, President, 1993 – 1994
  • Taunton Bar Association, President, 1997 – 1998
  • Anawon Boys Scouts Board of Directors, 1995 – 1998
  • Taunton Boys & Girls Club, Board of Directors, 1978 – Present
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Board of Delegates, 1975 – Present
  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, 1980 – Present
  • Massachusetts Defense Lawyers Association, 1994 – Present
  • National Arbitration & Mediation Association, Arbitrator & Mediator