San Francisco

From our “original” office founded in 1978, the San Francisco team serves clients throughout the state and beyond. Respected by lawyers and judges, we’re often considered “the lawyer’s lawyers” for matters of professional liability, but our client roster extends to sophisticated owners and senior managers of commercial enterprises and professional service organizations with a wide range of business and litigation needs.

2021 Shareholder Elevations

Murphy Pearson is pleased to announce the elevation of Nicholas C. Larson and Heather A. Barnes, both previously Directors at the firm, and Philip J. Kearney, Senior Trial Counsel, to Firm Shareholders. “The firm is very pleased to announce that we have elected three new shareholders: Heather Barnes (Sacramento), Nick Larson (Seattle),...


2021 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Named

The firm wants to take a moment to recognize the prestigious group of our shareholders, directors, and associates who have been recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, Northern California. Each year, Super Lawyers Magazine publishes a list of the top 5% of lawyers in each state. Murphy, Pearson,...


Murphy Pearson Prevails in Homeowner Habitability Case Defense

Firm attorneys successfully defended homeowner clients against a habitability lawsuit filed by another homeowner for a property based in San Francisco. While the team successfully reached a settlement on the underlying lawsuit and had a Motion for Determination of Good Faith Settlement granted in their favor by the trial...


Head of Office

580 California Street
Suite 1100
San Francisco, CA 94104

Tel: 415-788-1900
Fax: 415-393-8087