Peyton P. Murphy

Peyton P. Murphy

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
225-317-9907 (Local)
866-367-7209 (Toll Free)

Murphy is a lifelong resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is married to Jenny Murphy. After completing his undergraduate study at Louisiana State University in 1988, Peyton P. Murphy was immediately admitted to law school. He received his Juris Doctorate from Tulane Law School in 1991.

Peyton P. Murphy was admitted to the Connecticut State Bar and the Louisiana State Bar in 1992 and 1993, respectively. Mr. Murphy is also licensed in the Western, Middle and Eastern District of the Federal U.S. District Courts in Louisiana as well as the United States Supreme Court. Peyton P. Murphy is an active member of the Baton Rouge Bar Association and the Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association.

Following law school, Mr. Murphy worked for a state district judge as a law clerk and then for an insurance defense law firm. In 1993, Mr. Murphy founded Murphy Law Firm, APLC.

Murphy Law Firm, APLC is located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and represents clients throughout the state. Peyton Murphy concentrates in the areas of personal injury, trial advocacy, class actions, and insurance law, whereby individuals have been victimized.

Areas of Practice

  • Car Accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Premises Liability Wrongful Death
  • 18-Wheeler Accidents
  • Accidents and Collisions
  • Asbestos/Mesothelioma
  • Chemical Spill and Toxic Exposure
  • Class Action / Mass Tort
  • Defective Drugs
  • Defective Products
  • Dog Bite Accidents
  • Offshore and Maritime Accidents
  • Railroad Accidents
  • Slip and Fall Litigation
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 1992
  • Louisiana, 1993
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Louisiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States of America


  • Tulane Law School, New Orleans, Louisiana
    • Juris Doctorate - 1991
  • Louisiana State University - 1988

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
  • Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Louisiana Association for Justice, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • State District Judge, Law Clerk