Ms Erin Murphy > Kirkland & Ellis LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
1301 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C., 20004
United States
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Erin focuses on Supreme Court, appellate and constitutional litigation. She has argued four cases before the Supreme Court and briefed numerous matters in the Court. She also regularly practices before the U.S. Courts of Appeals, where she has argued in nearly every circuit. Her extensive appellate experience spans multiple topics and industries.


Law Clerk, Chief Justice John Roberts, U.S. Supreme Court; Hon. Diane Sykes, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.


Member, Edward Coke Appellate Inn of Court. Adjunct professor, Georgetown University Law Center.


Georgetown University Law Center, J.D.; Northwestern University, B.S.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > Appellate: courts of appeals / Appellate: supreme courts (states and federal)

(Firms to watch)

New appellate boutique Clement & Murphy PLLC was established in 2022 by former Kirkland & Ellis appellate stars Paul Clement and Erin Murphy. The team also draws on Bartow Farr, Andrew Lawrence, Harker Rhodes and Matthew Rowen —all of whom also joined from Kirkland & Ellis.

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Erin MurphyClement & Murphy PLLC