Areas Of Concentration

Ms. Murphy’s areas of concentration include:

  • Wills
  • Trusts
  • Probate and avoidance of probate
  • Estate, gift and generation skipping taxation, preparation of returns and audits
  • Fiduciary income taxation
  • Use of corporate entities and life insurance in estate planning and asset protection
  • Planning for non-citizen spouses
  • Fiduciary accountings
  • Contested probate
  • Contested accountings
  • Asset protection

Sample Clients

Ms. Murphy has represented:

  • Small business owners
  • High net worth individuals
  • Non-resident aliens with US interests
  • Individual and corporate executors
  • Individual and corporate trustees
  • International estates with multi-national tax issues
  • Beneficiaries contesting wills, accountings or other fiduciary actions
  • Real estate investors


  • State of New York (1988)
  • U. S. District Court, Northern District, New York (1988)