Current View:
Also ranked in:

This content is provided by Jack Murphy.

Practice Areas

Jack Murphy’s practice focuses on regulatory, M&A, enforcement, strategic and governance matters affecting financial institutions, domestically and internationally. He represents financial institutions, boards of directors, investors, foreign governments, industry groups, and others on a wide range of regulatory, supervisory and transactional issues, including changing regulatory requirements resulting from the Dodd-Frank Act and new international requirements; acquisitions, investments and other strategic transactions; new product development; anti-money laundering and other compliance requirements; and government investigations and enforcement actions.


Joined firm, 1977; Partner, 1982-1984, 1987-2011. General Counsel, FDIC, 1984-1987. Managing Director, Promontory Financial Group LLC and CEO, Promontory Regulatory Analytics LLC, 2011-2016. Re-joined firm as Senior Counsel, 2017. JD, cum laude, University of Pennsylvania Law School; Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review; AB, cum laude, Georgetown University.

Professional Memberships

Member and former Chairman, Executive Council of the Banking Law Committee of the Federal Bar Association

Former Chairman, Subcommittee on Bank and Bank Holding Company and Acquisitions and Dispositions of the Banking Law Committee of the American Bar Association

Graduate Fellow, University of Pennsylvania Center for Study of Financial Institutions

Member, DC Bar.