Joe Murphy has more than fifteen years experience as a trial attorney in Smith County. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in political science from Texas A&M University in 1998 and received a doctorate in jurisprudence in 2001 from the University of Tulsa - School of Law, where he served as an editor of the Law Review. He began his legal career interning at the Smith County District Attorney’s Office for two years before earning his law degree. After receiving his certification from the State Bar of Texas, he worked as an assistant district attorney in Smith County for nine and one-half years, prosecuting over 200 jury trials. He has prosecuted every type of misdemeanor and felony offense, from driving while intoxicated cases and thefts, to drug cases, aggravated assaults, sexual assaults and murders. 

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Law Office of Joseph D. Murphy

The Law Offices of Joseph D. Murphy handles all state felony and misdemeanor crimes. If you or someone you know has been (or may be) charged with any criminal offense, we encourage you to call now for a consultation. I know that being accused of a criminal offense or being under investigation by a government agency can be very distressing and unsettling. As a former Smith County Prosecutor, Joe Murphy can help to guide you through this stressful time in your life. Every other person involved in this process will be a professional.  Don't allow yourself to be taken advantage of by being the only amateur in the room. Let the Law Offices of Joseph D. Murphy help.