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Grant E. Murphy

Grant E. Murphy is the Executive Director of the Nicholas J. Murphy Foundation and manages the Nicholas J. Murphy Military Legal Clinic through Murphy & Dunn, P.C. Grant leads Nick’s Foundation and the Military Legal Clinic in all areas of the operations, and is the lead manager overseeing all of the legal work being performed through the Nicholas J. Murphy Military Legal Clinic. He works closely with the Board of Directors and Officers of the Nicholas J. Murphy Foundation and Murphy & Dunn, P.C. to make sure the mission of the Foundation to help veterans and members of the Armed Forces are properly taken care of. He also leads the Pro Bono and Community Affairs Committee for Murphy & Dunn, P.C., managing all pro bono legal cases, community affairs and philanthropic services related to our law firm.

Grant manages and operates Nick’s Foundation as Executive Director and handles all of the management duties on donor relations, donor management, running the “Fairways for the Armed Forces” golf outing, as well as all business and non-profit operations. Grant earned his B.A. from Augustana College and his J.D. with honors from Valparaiso University School of Law. We are excited where he will take Nick’s Foundation and Murphy & Dunn’s pro bono and philanthropic affairs into the future.

Grant believes that you can get anywhere and do anything in this world through help from the lord and savior, Jesus Christ. He believes that all things are possible and strives to be his best each and every day.

Grant is also one of the founding members of the Nicholas J. Murphy Foundation, started after his younger brother, Nick, tragically passed away in November of 2016 while serving in the Navy. The Foundation serves veterans and their families, through grants and scholarships, and through the Nicholas J. Murphy Military Legal Clinic. This is a legal clinic serving veterans and active duty military personnel through free or reduced rate family law legal services.

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