Murphy, Marsha J.

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Contact Information
Murphy, Marsha J.
17100 Highland Ridge Dr.
Belton, Missouri 64012
(816) 322-1986
(816) 322-2009
Practice Region:
Kansas City, KS

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 Sessions:
Co-Mediator Sessions:
Counsel for a Party Sessions:

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:
- Years
-% representing Plaintiffs
-% representing Defendants
-% in Federal Courts
-% in State Courts
Other Experience:
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
U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas


U.S. Federal Court District of Kansas