Michael Murphy

The Law Offices of Michael Kevin Murphy, PLLC
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
United States
Office Phone: 7033859330
Member since 2019
Membership Type: IACP



After rating by his peers, Mr. Murphy was awarded Martindale-Hubbell’s rating of “A/V” which is its highest rating for professional competence and integrity.

Area(s) of Practice: Family law
License(s): Virginia State Bar

Professional Activities

Commissioner in Chancery, Virginia 19th Judicial Circuit All Courts in the Commonwealth of Virginia (1982) United States District Court, Eastern District of Virginia (1983) United States District Court, Western District of Virginia (1983) United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (1983) United States Court of Veterans Appeals (1999) United States Supreme Court (1986) Fairfax Bar Association, Fairfax, Virginia Virginia State Bar (Member, Family Law Section) Virginia Trial Lawyers Association Member of the Board of Governors of the Military Law Section of the Virginia State Bar

Undergraduate Education

Virginia Military Institute

Postgraduate Education

George Mason University School of Law, Juris Doctor 1982.
Adjunct Professor of Law, George Mason University School of Law 1982 (Course Taught: "Negotiations, Mediation, & Arbitration").

Professional Education

Interdisciplinary Collaborate Practice Training, Barry University School of Law, Orlando, Florida, 2019.


Michael Kevin Murphy is a former U.S. Army officer who served with distinction, having been awarded the Combat Infantryman's Badge, Parachutist Wings, Ranger Badge, Bronze Star Medal, eight Air Medals; and his military units received the Valorous Unit Award and Gallantry Cross. For over 30 years he has served the divorce and family law needs of our nation's military, former military, and government professionals and their spouses with his unique military and family law background. From his main office in Fairfax, VA, Mr. Murphy is available to serve as an expert witness, associate with other attorneys throughout the United States, and is available to consult with other attorneys who would rely upon his experience in dealing with these special family law needs.