Attorney John Murphy

John Murphy is a former judge and knows how to win your case.

Mr. Murphy has been a member of the Florida Bar for over 37 years. He has handled thousands of criminal cases.  Put his experience to work for you! John stays current on criminal law developments through continuing education by The Florida Bar, Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National College of DUI Defense.  Put him to work for you!

Mr. Murphy served thirty (30) years in the US Army Reserve and the Florida National Guard proudly serving in the US Army Special Forces (Green Berets). He commanded numerous units from Special Forces Operational Detachment-A (A-Team) with 12 soldiers to a Civil Affairs Brigade with over 800 soldiers. He did back-to-back combat tours in Afghanistan where he was awarded the Combat Infantryman’s Badge (CIB), Bronze Star and the Joint Services Commendation Medal. A combat hardened warrior!

John Murphy opened a new office of Murphy & Downs Law Office in Ponte Vedra in St. Johns County. Here Mr. Murphy aggressively defends in criminal defense law and excels in estate law.

A lawyer/warrior willing to fight for you!

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