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.

Read about the Linda J. Murphy Scholarship here.  

Read the Linda J. Murphy Scholarship Policy here.

The 2019 application process is now closed.  The 2020 application process will open in February/March 2020.  

Upcoming Events:

 

SOLD OUT - Contact Admin@wlastl.org to inquire about a wait list.  

Holiday Brunch & Fundraising Auction

You and your guests are invited to come share the holiday spirit with your peers at our inaugural Holiday Brunch and Fundraising Auction. This family-friendly event features a splendid brunch buffet and fun activities to bid on and win prizes in support of our chosen charities. 

December 7, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Boathouse at Forest Park

6101 Government Drive | St. Louis | 63110

314-365-1555

Contact: admin@wlastl.org

 


Upcoming Board Meetings:

November 21, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Contact admin@wlastl.org for location


View our Announcements page for information on other area events.

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