William P. Murray, III

Shareholder, Tampa

BIOGRAPHY

Mr. Murray has represented victims of nursing home abuse, corporate fraud, trucking accidents and catastrophic injuries for over ten years. He earned his Juris Doctor from American University’s Washington College of Law, where he was awarded the Mooers’ Trophy for excellence in trial practice.

During law school, Mr. Murray worked as a law clerk in the Virginia offices of a national firm that focused its practice on nursing home abuse and neglect. Upon graduating from law school, Mr. Murray continued on as a trial lawyer with the same firm, handling a wide variety of cases and taking cases to trial in venues including New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Arkansas and Tennessee. After being based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and later, in Tampa, Florida, Mr. Murray eventually became one of the firm’s managing attorneys, helping to direct litigation and firm operations nationwide. In 2019, Mr. Murray formed Murray, Stone & Wilson, PLLC, to continue his work on behalf of injured clients and their families.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Murray worked as a spokesman for a national lobbying organization, where was interviewed by outlets including The New York Times, CNN, ABC, MTV, NPR, and many others. Prior to that, Mr. Murray worked for a cable news network in its Washington, D.C. studios.

AWARDS

During each year from 2010-2016, Mr. Murray was named a Pennsylvania “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine, an honor reserved for only 2.5 percent of attorneys in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania under the age of 40. Similarly, in 2019, Super Lawyers Magazine named Mr. Murray to its “Rising Star” list for the State of Florida.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Mr. Murray is a member of multiple organizations, including the American Association for Justice, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, and several others.

CREDENTIALS

EDUCATION

American University Washington College of Law (J.D.)

Liberty University (B.S.)

STATE BAR ADMISSIONS

Arkansas

District of Columbia

Florida

New Jersey

New York

North Carolina

Pennsylvania

Virginia

West Virginia

COURT ADMISSIONS

U.S. Court of Appeals Second Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals Third Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals Tenth Circuit

U.S. District Court District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court Middle District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court Western District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court Southern District of West Virginia

U.S. District Court Eastern District of Arkansas

U.S. District Court Western District of Arkansas

U.S. District Court Southern District of New York

CONTACT

  • wmurray@mswlawgroup.com
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  • (813) 563-6500