Katrina H. Murphy has been elevated from associate to of counsel in the New York office of Segal McCambridge Singer & Mahoney. Ms. Murphy has worked at the firm for more than 10 years, focusing her practice on a broad range of product liability, toxic tort and general litigation matters. Ms. Murphy serves as national coordinating counsel for various equipment manufacturers and manages their national asbestos litigation.
“Ms. Murphy has effectively managed national products liability accounts for several Fortune 500 companies,” says Erich Gleber, a shareholder in the New York office. “She brings a mix of strong risk-management and case evaluation skills, as well as significant trial experience. Her proven ability to train and manage younger associates will enhance the firm’s ability to provide quality defense services to a range of clients.”
Prior to joining Segal McCambridge, Ms. Murphy was part of a pharmaceutical product liability defense team in Stamford, CT. Ms. Murphy is originally from New Zealand and earned her Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Commerce and Administration in Public Policy from Victoria University of Wellington. She is admitted to practice in New York and was admitted as a barrister and solicitor to the High Court of New Zealand.