About Linda J. Murphy

 

Linda J. Murphy served as WLA president from 1987-1988.  Throughout her life and legal career, Linda was an advocate for the rights of women and minorities.  She was an admired and respected trial attorney known for her work in criminal defense, civil rights and domestic relations.  She taught trial practice in the St. Louis area schools and handled pro bono cases for the ACLU.  In 1999, Linda was awarded the Atticus Finch Award, the highest honor from the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys. Linda’s memory continues to impact and inspire women attorneys and law students dedicated to the rights of women and the advancement of women in the legal profession.

 

Join the WLA and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri for an afternoon basketball game of the Surge, St. Louis' Women's Professional Basketball Team

Sunday | July 15th | 2:05 PM

Washington University's Field House

330 N. Big Bend Blvd | St. Louis | 63130

Click HERE to purchase tickets.  

Click HERE for more information, incluing sponsorhip opportunities.  

For more information, please contact Amy Gunn, President of WLA

All proceeds will benefit WLA's Portrait Project and Legal Services of Eastern Missouri


'Save the Date' for these upcoming WLA Events:

Thursday, August 16th - WLA President's Party and Annual Meeting

Friday, September 14th - WLA Annual Gala and Board Installation Event

 

The Women Lawyers' Association of Greater St. Louis
P.O. Box 775512
St. Louis, MO 63177

wla@wlastl.org