top of page
Thomas M. Murphy, Partner

Tom has been practicing law in Orange County for over 28 years. Tom's practice focuses on personal injury and consumer warranty claims. He strives to meet his clients' expectations by aggressively and ethically litigating their claims.


Tom lives in Coto de Caza with his wife Lynne and their three children, Kelly, Megan and Matthew. When not working, Tom enjoys spending time with his family on the golf course, tennis courts, at the beach and at the lake.


For the last 15 years, the Murphy's have spent time with family and friends house boating at Lake Powell. Tom and his family are big sports fans and attend Angels, Ducks and local high school games on a regular basis.


Tom served on the Trabuco Little League Board for five years, and he and his wife are actively involved at San Francisco Solano Catholic Church.




Admitted to the California Bar 1987


Area of Practice:  Insurance Defense, Personal Injury Law



B.A. 1984 University of California at Los Angeles 

J.D. 1987 Loyola University



State Bar of California,
United States District Court (Northern, Central, Southern, Eastern Districts)
American Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association
California Association of Defense Counsel
Orange County Superior Court Arbitrator, 1994 - Present

American Board of Trial Advocates

Trabuco Canyon Little League Board Member, 2002 - 2007



AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

Sutton & Murphy
Attorneys at Law

Phone: 949.206.0550


bottom of page