COVID Foreclosure Tidal Wave Is Predicted

The Law Office of Robert W. Murphy has been assisting homeowners prepare for the anticipated wave of foreclosures in the wake of the COVID 19 financial crisis.  Based on our discussions with homeowners, we are finding that minorities in Florida will be especially hard hit. A new National Consumer Law Center (“”NCLC”) policy brief “A… Read More »

Scam Debt Collectors Are Busy During Shutdown

The Murphy Law Firm has seen a significant spike in scam debt collectors calling consumers during the COVID-19 Shutdown.  These out-of-state unlicensed debt collectors make harassing calls to consumers and use false statements, deceptive practices and even threats in their attempts to extort money.  Recent enforcements actions include claims against: IKS & Associates, LLC, a… Read More »

The COVID-19 Crisis: Credit Reporting

Close up shot of a young adult man reading the mail in the living room and worried about his credit card payments

Since the COVID-19 crisis started, the Murphy Law Firm has been receiving many calls from worried consumers. Many people are rightly concerned that the loss of income will result in damage to credit reports as accounts go into arrears. The COVID-19 crisis will damage the credit reports of tens of millions of consumers, who will… Read More »

Attorney Murphy Honored to Teach at Top 25 Law School

University of Florida #7 among public law schools and #24 among all law schools

  Attorney Murphy is pleased to report that his alma mater, the University of Florida, is now one of the highest ranked law schools in the country. UF Law is now a top 25 law school and a top 10 public law school! UF Law ranks 24th among all law schools, 7th among public law… Read More »

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Attorney Murphy Attends Law Zebra Meeting

Law Zebra Conference sign

Attorney Murphy was honored to spend last weekend in Las Vegas working and teaching with Law Zebras from 13 different states.  Law Zebra is a membership organization of highly skilled and dedicated consumer rights trial lawyers. In addition to each other, members help other consumer lawyers throughout the US prepare their cases for trial, settlement… Read More »