Peter Murphy


Peter MurphyPeter Murphy has practised as a solicitor since February 1971.Peter has a law degree from the Australian National University and is admitted as a legal practitioner by the Supreme Courts of the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Victoria and by the High Court of Australia.Peter has worked as a solicitor in Canberra, Sydney, Queanbeyan and Yass, being formerly a principal in a legal practice and now a consultant with Elringtons.

Peter has formerly practiced in personal injury, public liability and commercial litigation. He now works in the areas of business, property, estate planning and wills.

Peter joined elringtons in July 1996. He has many years experience in his practice areas, particularly covering the jurisdictions of the Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales.

Peter’s practice includes:

Commercial law including:

  • Contracts
  • Business structures
  • Business finance, profitability and restructuring


Estate Planning and Wills

Qualifications & Memberships

  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of NSW
  • Solicitor to the Supreme Court of VIC
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of Australia

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