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Contact Information

Murphy, Marsha J.
17100 Highland Ridge Dr. Belton, Missouri 64012
(816) 322-1986
(816) 322-2009

Bar Admissions

District of Kansas:
- (-)
Western District of Missouri, Eight Circuit Court of Appeals
In Good Standing:

ADR Experience

I work full time as a nuetral, primarily arbitrating and mediating labor and employment law cases. In the last five years I have mediated dozens of Title VII employment discrimination cases, including race, sex, sexual harassment, age and religion claims. I have also mediated cases under the Americans with Disabilities Act and disputes under the Family Medical Leave Act, as well as retailitory discharge cases.
Lead Mediator:
62 times
Counsel for a Party:

ADR Training

Course Info:
KCMBA, New Generation of Mediation, 6/29/04, 4 hrs.; MO. Bar, Negotiation Tactics, 6/28/04, 3.6 hrs.; American Arbitration Association, Web R.A.D.I.O, 1/7-8/03, 6 hrs.; AAA, Annual Arbitrator Update, 12/9/02, 2 hours.; Association of Women Lawyers, Negotiation and Mediation (course presenter), 4/19/02, 8 hrs.; KCMBA, Latest Developments and Practical Aspects of Mediation and Arbitration (course presenter), 7/20/02, 4 hrs.; Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service, Midwest labor Arbitrator's Training, 3/99, 8 hrs.; AAA, Commercial Arbitrator Training Worksop, 2/99, 6 hrs.; Kansas Legal Aide, 2/97 Civil Practice Mediation Training, 40 hrs.
Total CME hours:
Approved Mediator for Civil Cases by the State of Kansas:

Legal Experience

Since 1996 I have been a self-employed arbitrator/mediator. I have specialized in employment disputes and labor and employment arbitration. I have taught courses for the KCMBA on mediatiation and arbitration. I served as President of the KCMBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee in 1997.
Active Litigation:
Other Experience:
I began practicing law in 1979 as a labor and employment attorney. In 1991 I became the elected Jackson County Executive. In 1996 I began arbitrating and mediating. I no longer function as an advocate lawyer; instead I devote my practice to alternative dispute resolution.
J.D.; University of Missouri at Kansas City, 1978. B.S.; University of Kansas, 1970.
Additional Details:
Missouri Bar Association; KCMBA (ADR Committee and Labor & Employment Law Committee.

Fee Structure

$200.00 per hour

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