Julie Murphy

Associate
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Phone: 312-332-2872

325 N La Salle Dr #300
Chicago, Illinois 60654

Julie Murphy advocates for people who have been seriously hurt or whose loved ones have been injured or killed. Focusing her practice on medical malpractice and nursing home neglect, Julie offers legal support to help people through difficult situations.

Before joining Levin & Perconti, Julie was an attorney for the City of Chicago. She defended city employees in a wide range of civil lawsuits, including wrongful death, civil rights, premises liability, motor vehicle collisions, police pursuits, and professional malpractice matters.

Julie has extensive experience litigating a range of civil cases in both state and federal jurisdictions. Julie uses this professional knowledge, and her personal determination, to achieve justice for people who have suffered as a result of someone else’s actions.

Born and raised in Chicago, Julie graduated from Chicago-Kent College of Law. While attending law school, Julie served as a law clerk for the Honorable Warren D. Wolfson of the Illinois Appellate Court. She also clerked in the United States Army Judge Advocate General Corps and the United States Attorney’s Office in the Northern District of Illinois. Prior to pursuing a career in law, Julie was a research technician studying immunology and microbiology at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center.

In her spare time, Julie volunteers as a mentor, and enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.

Education

J.D., Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2006
cum laude

B.A., University of Illinois at Chicago, 1998
cum laude
Biochemistry and Spanish

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice Illinois, 2006
General Bar of the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2007
Supreme Court of the United States, 2014
Arbitrator, Cook County Mandatory Arbitration, 2017
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

Chicago Bar Association
Present

Judicial Evaluation Committee Investigator
Present

Illinois State Bar Association
Member, Present

Testimonials
★★★★★
Margaret, Daisy and Bryan. This magnificent cohesive team led by Margaret represented us for my mom's nursing home wrongful death case. They were most patient and responded timely to many questions throughout the entire process. All demonstrated professionalism and extensive knowledge of case and state laws. Their in-depth investigative work uncovered details which were unknown to us and yet sadly confirmed our suspicions. We would recommend the Levin and Perconti Law firm and especially this team. Kathy and Ron
★★★★★
Mr. Levin, Mr. Perconti and the firm handled a medical malpractice suit for my family. During that time, my family and I suffered the loss of my mother. Mr. Levin and Mr. Peconti were more than just our lawyers. Words can’t really express our gratitude. My family and I will always be grateful for the compassion that they showed us. I want to thank you for what you did for my family, and for always being there for us. W.R., Medical Malpractice Client
★★★★★
Our deepest appreciation to the law firm of Levin & Perconti, and in particular to Margaret Battersby Black, in the handling of the lawsuit we field n behalf of our sister who sustained life-threatening injuries as a nursing home resident. Margaret’s representation, guidance, and professionalism gave us the sense that we could put our trust in Levin & Perconti and the final outcome proved that to be true. D.G., Nursing Home Client
★★★★★
I want to send my heartfelt thanks to John Perconti and the Levin & Perconti staff in taking our case. Not only were they so professional but also so caring and thoughtful. It was very difficult going over the facts in our mother's case but they were so compassionate and understanding and allowed us to be with them every step of the way. We were able to sit in on the depositions and we were really able to see how hard they worked on our behalf. M.R.Z., nursing home client
★★★★★
Mr. Levin, Mr. Perconti, and the firm handled a medical malpractice suit for my family. During that time, my family and I suffered the loss of my mother. Mr. Levin and Mr. Perconti were more than just our lawyers. Words can’t really express our gratitude. W.R., medical malpractice client