Republican National Lawyers Association | (RNLA)
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Mr. David M. Murphy

Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman & Klestadt LLP
Regular Member
599 Lexington Avenue
36th floor
NYC, NY 10022

Phone: 212-973-7724
Fax: 212-557-4415
Web Site:

Law School: Brooklyn Law School (1986)

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David M. Murphy is a partner with the law firm of Grunfeld, Desiderio, Lebowitz, Silverman and Klestadt LLP -- the nationís largest law firm devoted exclusively to international trade, export and Customs matters. The firm represents a wide-variety of clients worldwide, including foreign governments, privately held corporations, and Fortune 500 companies, engaged in the manufacture, importation, exportation and distribution. Mr. Murphy is counsel in numerous civil and criminal administrative proceedings and litigations. Mr. Murphy's practice focuses on Customs issues (value, classification, and admissibility), export control, OFAC and FCPA and related FDA, CPSC and FTC issues. Mr. Murphy also acts as special counsel in financing, offerings and acquisitions.
Mr. Murphy is a licensed Customs broker and teaches a review course to assist people in preparation for the licensing examination for Customs brokers. He is a frequent speaker before various trade groups and is an author and co-author of a number of articles.
Mr. Murphy is admitted to practice before the States of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and the District of Columbia, several federal courts including the U.S. District Courts of New Jersey, Nothern, Southern and Eastern District of New York, U.S. Court of International Trade, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Murphy is member of the National Association of Foreign Trade Zones, Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, United States-China Chamber of Commerce, Ireland Chamber of Commerce in the United States, and numerous other trade related organizations.

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