Donnelly Nelson
Depolo & Murray Attorneys and Counselors at Law

Scott E. Murray

ScottE.Murray

Senior Attorney
Location:
Walnut Creek, California
Phone:
925-287-8181
Fax:
925-287-8188
Email:
 

Mr. Murray was a shareholder from 2003-2012 and is again affiliated with the firm. He was born in Long Beach, California and grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1979, attended Oxford University, Oxford, England, and obtained his law degree from Santa Clara University in 1982. After becoming a member of the California Bar, Mr. Murray served as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of Alameda from 1982-1984. Since 1984, he has specialized in medical malpractice, dental malpractice, hospital liability and products liability defense.

Mr. Murray is admitted to practice before all of the State and Federal District Courts located in California. He has been elected to the American Board of Trial Advocates and has received the highest rating (AV) for legal ability and ethical standards from Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Murray is also a member of the California Medical Legal Committee and the Bar Association of Contra Costa County.

Areas of Practice

  • Medical malpractice
  • Dental malpractice
  • Hospital liability
  • Products liability defense

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1982
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California

Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • Juris Doctor, 1982
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • B.A., 1979

Honors and Awards

  • The highest rating (AV) for legal ability and ethical standards from Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • California Medical Legal Committee
  • The Association of Defense Counsel, Member
  • The Defense Research Institute, Member
  • Bar Association of Alameda and Contra Costa County, Member

Our Office

Donnelly Nelson Depolo & Murray,
Attorneys and Counselors at Law

201 North Civic Drive
Suite 239
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: 925-287-8181
Fax: 925-287-8188
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