Murphey Elected President of Pennsylvania Defense Institute
Craig Murphey, a partner in the Firm and chair of its Insurance Practice Group, was elected President of the Pennsylvania Defense Institute (PDI) at the organization's annual meeting conducted on September 30, 2010. Mr. Murphey has been a member of the PDI for the past twenty years. He has been an officer and a director for the past seven years.
Mr. Murphey is a civil litigator who concentrates his practice in the areas of insurance coverage, insured defense, arbitrations, trials and appeals. He has successfully represented insurers in many cases that have resulted in reported decisions that have shaped Pennsylvania insurance law, particularly in the area of uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage.About Pennsylvania Defense Institute
The Pennsylvania Defense Institute is one of the largest organizations of its kind in the United States. Organized in December 1969, it now boasts a membership of approximately 900 lawyers and insurance executives from across Pennsylvania who devote a substantial portion of their time to defense of personal injury and property damage lawsuits, insurance coverage matters and claims administration. For more information about PDI, please visit their website at www.padefense.org.