Jerome Murphy Joins Tressler’s Litigation Practice Group

Jerome Murphy Joins Tressler’s Litigation Practice Group

  • Oct 23, 2019, 03:25 PM


Chicago, IL, October 23, 2019 – Tressler LLP is excited to welcome Jerome T. Murphy as an associate in Tressler's Litigation Practice Group.

Jerome serves his clients in a variety of complex litigated matters, including actions for breach of contract, indemnity and contribution, professional malpractice, personal injury, construction negligence, employment discrimination and civil rights violations.  

Prior to joining Tressler LLP, Jerome represented medical professionals and service corporations in Wrongful Death and Survival Act actions in state court. His experience also includes the defense of insured drivers in automobile accidents, representation of whistleblowers under the Illinois False Claims Act and prosecuting and defending post-judgment collection actions. Jerome successfully represented the association of several health insurance companies in multi-state actions involving claims of antitrust and civil conspiracy violations. He has defended and brought successful counterclaims for a former employee in a case involving the non-compete, proprietary information and trade secrets provisions of an employment agreement, as well as claims under the Illinois Wage Payment and Collection Act.

"I’m honored to join the team of talented and experienced individuals at Tressler LLP.  The firm has earned a sterling reputation for its commitment to the highest standards of client service, personnel development and community involvement. I look forward to securing optimal results for our clients in a range of services," said Jerome Murphy.

Jerome received his B.A. from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and his J.D. from University of Illinois College of Law with cum laude honors. He can be reached at or by phone at (312) 627-4135.


Headquartered in Chicago, with eight offices located in five states, Tressler LLP is a national law firm comprised primarily of attorneys who devote their practice to the representation of the insurance industry in coverage analysis and resolution, litigation, underwriting consultation, product development, claims management and reinsurance.

In addition, Tressler has one of the most experienced and multi-faceted government law practices in Illinois, and has attorneys who represent clients in commercial litigation; defense litigation; corporate transactions; employment law and litigation, intellectual property and condominium and common interest community association law.

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