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Michael J. Murphy Named Top Rated Labor and Employment Lawyer


The ALM, an integrated media company and leading providers of specialized business news, research and information, in conjunction with Corporate Counsel, The American Lawyer, and The National Law Journal, has named Michael J. Murphy a 2014 Top Rated Lawyer in Labor and Employment Law.  This is the second consecutive year Mr. Murphy has been named to the Top Rated Lawyer list.

Top Rated lawyers are derived from peer reviews compiled by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings Systems™.  Only lawyers who have received AV® Preeminent™ ratings from Martindale are considered eligible for the Top Rated lawyer designation. Distinguished attorneys will be featured in upcoming editions of Corporate Counsel, The American Lawyer, and The National Law Journal.  The magazines reach more than 300,000 in-house counsel, business leaders and fellow attorneys.

Michael J. Murphy is a Director and Shareholder at Carter Conboy in Albany, NY.  Mr. Murphy is a trial attorney handling complex litigation with an emphasis on employment law.  He maintains an active trial practice in state and federal courts as well as before the EEOC and the New York State Division for Human Rights.  He is regularly retained by leaders in business, government and the professions to represent their interests in sensitive, high profile litigation and investigations. Mr. Murphy is a member of the Rules Committee for the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.  He has served as Chair of Merit Selection and Recertification Panels for United States Magistrate Judges.  Mr. Murphy is currently Chair Emeritus of ALFA International and Past President of the Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association.

About Carter Conboy: Carter Conboy was founded in 1920 and has law offices in Albany and Saratoga Springs, New York.  The firm serves clients in upstate New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Jersey. For additional information about the firm, visit or contact the firm’s Director of Marketing, Stacy A. Smith, at 518-810-0516 or