124 E Fulton
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
Firm: Plachta, Murphy & Associates, P.C.
At Plachta, Murphy & Associates it is our mission to promote our clients’ business and personal security through responsive and proactive legal expertise. We are a full-service law firm with over 50 years of combined legal expertise in all areas of the law. Our offices are located in Grand Rapids with an additional office in Holland. We don’t strive to be the biggest law firm in West Michigan, but rather to be a law firm that provides one-on-one personalized service of the highest quality for our business and personal clients.
In addition to the traditional areas of business and personal law, in response to client needs we have developed unique specialty client practice groups in Elder Care Law, Divorce and Family Law, Government Benefits (including Social Security, Disability, VA, and Medicaid) and Back Tax Resolution. Because times are tough in Michigan, many of our services are billed on a flat fee basis. Please call us at 616-458-3994 to inquire how our team can help you accomplish your legal goals and objectives.
Offices in Grand Rapids and Holland.
Miles J. Murphy, III is a shareholder of Plachta, Murphy & Associates, P.C. A native of Grand Rapids, Michigan, he graduated from the University of Notre Dame and received his law degree from the University of Detroit. He has been practicing law in Michigan since 1986 in both State and Federal Court. He has litigated cases throughout West Michigan with an emphasis on Business Litigation, Commercial and Business Law, Family Law, Employment Law, and Administrative Law. He his a guest speaker on litigation topics and is a member of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals; U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan; State Bar of Michigan; Grand Rapids Bar Association; Defense Research Institute; and several volunteer organizations through The Dwelling Place and Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Miles is also one of West Michigan's first certified Veteran's Association Attorneys.
University of Notre Dame, B.A.
University of Detroit School of Law, J.D.
U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan, 1986
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, 1986
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 1998
American Bar Association
State Bar of Michigan, General Practice and Negligence Law Sections
Grand Rapids Bar Association, Litigation and Library Committees
Defense Research Institute
Additional Affiliations and Achievements
Notre Dame Club of Grand Rapids
Kent County Family and Children’s Coordinating Council
Catholic Lawyers Association
The Dwelling Place
Boca Raton, Florida
Amanda Stone Swart
Santa Clarita, California
Winter Park, Florida