mmurphy@mlf-llc.com

Freedom Bank Building
6640 West 143rd Street, Suite 250
Overland Park, Kansas 66223-2104
913.647.8090 - Fax 913.667.2435
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MARK MURPHY BIOGRAPHY

Mark D. Murphy has been practicing law since 1986, and has owned and operated MLF since 1995. Prior to that time, he was a partner in a downtown Kansas City, Missouri law firm, and has also worked for a large regional law firm as well, heading its Kansas City office. He obtained his J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law, with distinction, where he was a member and business editor of the Law Review. He obtained his B.S. in Business, with an emphasis on finance, from Truman State University.

Practice Areas:

  • Business Law and Transactions
  • Commercial and Business Disputes
  • Consumer Finance - Regulatory Compliance, Operational and Dispute Resolution

Memberships:
  • Missouri Bar
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar
  • Johnson County Bar Association
  • Online Lenders Alliance

Bar Memberships:
  • Kansas 1987
  • Missouri 1986
  • United States District Court, District of Kansas 1987
  • United States District Court, Illinois 2006 (General and Trial Bars)
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Michigan 2005
  • United States District Court, Western District of Missouri 1986
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri 1999
  • United States Court of Appeals, 6th Circuit 2006
  • United States Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit 1992
  • United States Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit 1994
  • United States Supreme Court 1996

Recent Publications and Honors:
  • Securities Law Aspects of Corporate Reorganizations, Missouri Business Transactions, MoBarCLE Publications 2005
  • Easements and Party Walls, 2006 Cumulative Supplement, Missouri Real Estate Practice, MoBarCLE Publications 2006
  • Frequent Presenter at Legal and Industry Seminars 2009-2014
  • Who's Who in America for 2007 -  2014
  • Super Lawyer in Kansas and Missouri 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018

Personal: Mark and his wife Susan have twin sons and reside in Overland Park, Kansas. Mark enjoys racquetball (is a sponsored player by E-Force), tennis, golf, Sporting Kansas City and US National Team soccer, and reading.