NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Murphy & McGonigle, P.C. announced today that Elizabeth Del Cid has joined the firm as an officer in its New York office. Ms. Del Cid's arrival continues the strong trend of top litigation and regulatory talent joining the financial services law firm that was founded in 2010.
"Elizabeth is an excellent trial lawyer who will make a great addition to our firm. She will further enhance the breadth and depth of capabilities of our securities litigation team in New York," said James Murphy, Chairman of Murphy & McGonigle.
In close to a decade of practice, Ms. Del Cid has appeared before federal and state judges at the civil and criminal level, FINRA arbitrators, the SEC's Enforcement Division, and administrative officers in California, New York, and Iowa. She has advised a myriad of clients, from major broker-dealers to government agencies to individuals from Latin America. Ms. Del Cid has first chaired bench trials and second chaired jury trials involving complex securities issues and significant alleged damages.
"I am extremely pleased and honored to join Murphy & McGonigle and bring my litigation and negotiation experience to a wide range of clients including the full spectrum of the financial services industry," said Ms. Del Cid. "I am excited to join a law firm with a clear mission and shared vision to deliver world-class service. I am thrilled to be a part of it."
Early in her career, Ms. Del Cid served as a criminal prosecutor and deputy city attorney on behalf of several California municipalities. She is a native Spanish speaker.
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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