NEW YORK, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Murphy & McGonigle, P.C. announced today that Patricia Wallace has joined the firm as a partner in its Richmond, VA office. Ms. Wallace's arrival continues the strong trend of talent joining the financial services law firm that was founded in 2010.
"Patricia will lead Murphy & McGonigle's Strategic Discovery and Information Management ("StraDIM") Group where she will provide the Firm and our clients guidance on electronic discovery issues, document/data retention, cyber security issues, and technology. She aims to maximize the use of technological advances to protect clients' confidential information and reduce business disruption and litigation costs. Like other members of StraDIM, Patricia has a litigation background," said James Murphy, Chairman of Murphy & McGonigle.
For over a decade, she has represented clients and provided electronic data counseling in diverse contexts, including SEC and FTC investigations and prosecutions, complex commercial disputes, and multi-year tort litigation involving large databases and extensive e-mail communications.
"I am excited to join Murphy & McGonigle and bring my electronic discovery experience to a wide range of clients. Based on the firm's reputation, business model and commitment to excellence, I knew Murphy & McGonigle was a perfect fit for me," said Wallace.
About Murphy & McGonigle
Murphy & McGonigle, founded in 2010, was created based on an innovative law firm model that rigorously controls overhead while providing its attorneys and clients with state-of-the-art technology and litigation support to ensure both world-class service and maximum cost-efficiency. In the years since the financial crisis, that model has become increasingly attractive for clients in the financial services industry which has driven the rapid growth of the law firm.
Murphy & McGonigle serves the litigation, enforcement defense, and regulatory counseling needs of clients across the full spectrum of the financial services industry – from national banks, broker-dealers, investment advisers, and hedge funds, to national and international securities markets and exchanges. Many of the firm's partners formerly served in senior positions at the U.S. Department of Justice, SEC, FINRA, and CFTC and several served in senior executive positions in major financial institutions on Wall Street.
Murphy & McGonigle operates out of offices in New York, Washington, D.C., and Richmond, Virginia.
For more information about the firm, please visit www.mmlawus.com.
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