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.

WLA Free CLE Series - How to Become a Judge

Thursday, February 21, 2019 | 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Missouri Court of Appeals

815 Olive Street | St. Louis (downtown) | 63101


Contact: admin@walstl.org

Register here.

WLA Legislative Luncheon CLE

Friday, March 22, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Bar Italia

13 Maryland Plaza | St. Louis (CWE) | 63108


Contact: admin@wlastl.org

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WLA Monthly Mentoring Luncheon

Friday, March 29, 2019 | 12:00 - 1:15 PM

Missouri Court of Appeals, Room 304

815 Olive Street | St. louis (downtown) | 63101


Contact: Sheena Hamilton

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Upcoming Board Meetings

February 18, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

March 18, 2019 | 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Contact admin@wlastl.org for location information

View our Announcements page for information on other area events.


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St. Louis, MO 63177