4905 S. National Avenue, Suite A128 | Springfield, Missouri 65810

Ryan E. Murphy

Ryan E. Murphy


Fax 417-763-6864

Results-Driven Workers’ Compensation Attorney in Missouri

Ryan graduated from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 2004, and specializes in workers’ compensation law. He founded The Ryan E. Murphy Law Firm in 2010 and during this time handled thousands of workers’ compensation cases. He authored and published, “Third-Party Practice and Subrogation” for Missouri Workers’ Compensation Law, and Ryan has conducted many speaking engagements as an expert on workers’ compensation law and its updates.

“I believe that every person should have legal representation after a work related injury. In my experience, clients who obtain an attorney have far better outcomes.  I work passionately to help each client get the best medical treatment and largest financial settlement allowed under the law,” Ryan Murphy

Ryan grew up in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Springfield after law school. He has two daughters, and he enjoys spending leisure time with them.


As an attorney who has concentrated on workers’ compensation in Springfield and Joplin, MO since 2004, Mr. Murphy has helped hundreds of workers obtain the benefits they are entitled to.

He is also a speaker on topics such as “The Fundamentals of Workers’ Compensation in Missouri,” “Employment Law Update in Missouri” and The SMBA Jury Trial Workshop: Voir dire. He recently published a chapter titled “Third-Party Practice and Subrogation” in Missouri Workers’ Compensation Law, 4th edition, 2012.


  • Missouri 2004
    • Good Standing, Active



  • Attorney at The Ryan E. Murphy Law Firm, 2010 - present
  • Attorney at Placzek & Francis, 2004 - 2010



  • American Association for Justice, Member 2010 - present
  • Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys, Member 2004 - present
  • Missouri State Bar Association, Member 2004 - present
  • Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, Member 2004 - present

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