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Patrick A. Murphy, Esq.


876 Francisco Street
San Francisco, CA 94109

Tel: 415-673-4848
Fax: 415-673-4872

Class: I (1990)Circuit: Ninth


Williams College, B.A. (1961)
Boalt Hall, University of California Berkeley, J.D. (1965)
Admitted to California Bar (1966)

Professional Career

Senior Counsel, Legal Department, Bank of America (1968-74)
Adjunct Professor of Law, University of San Francisco (1974-81)
Lecturer: ALI/ABA; Practising Law Institute; New York Law Journal Seminar; California Continuing Education of the Bar


National Bankruptcy Conference (1971-)
Bar Association of San Francisco
State Bar of California
American Bar Association
International Bar Association


Creditors' Rights in Bankruptcy 2nd ed., West Group rev. Author
"Restraint and Reimbursement: The Secured Creditor in Arrangement and Reorganization Proceedings," 30 Business Law 15 1974 Author
"Use of Collateral in Business Rehabilitations: A Suggested Redrafting of Section 7-203 of the Bankruptcy Reform Act," 63 Cal. L. Rev. 1493 1975 Author
"The United States Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978," International Business Law 182 1979 Author
Collier Bankruptcy Practice Guide Matthew Bender Co. Contributing author