Bridge-the-Gap: Professional Practice for Newly Admitted Attorneys 2018

Practising Law Institute (PLI)

Speaking Engagement | August.03.2018 | 9:00am - 4:45pm (Eastern Daylight Time)

PLI New York Center (Webcast available)

What You Will Learn  

  • Recent developments in financial regulation and implications for legal practice
  • How to address common employment law scenarios
  • The scope of privacy statutes in the U.S. and abroad
  • A practical framework for internal investigations
  • Protecting copyright and trademarks in a social media landscape
  • Fundamentals of Trusts and Estates practice

CLE Credits Available: Y



  • Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Trials
  • White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance
  • Securities Litigation, Class Actions and Shareholder Derivative Lawsuits

Ellen M. Murphy Partner Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions, Financial Services Litigation

New York

Ellen Murphy has represented individuals and organizations in a variety of civil, criminal and regulatory matters.

Her practice focuses on white-collar defense and complex civil litigation. Her cases have involved allegations of public corruption, securities fraud, mail and wire fraud, SEC investigations, securities class actions and complex commercial litigations.

Ellen has significant experience litigating almost every aspect of civil and criminal cases and also has extensive experience handling mediations and all aspects of arbitrations. Ellen has tried criminal cases to verdict and arbitrations to final decisions. She has represented both individuals and corporations under investigation by the Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the District Attorney’s Office, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and FINRA. She also has represented both companies conducting internal investigations and individuals in connection with those investigations.