Benjamin Murphy

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Attorney At Law
  • Divorce, Family Law, Criminal Law ...
  • Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee
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Ben is native of DeSoto County. He is a graduate of Southaven High School and earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Mississippi with a concentration in Human Resource Management. Upon completion of his undergraduate studies, Ben was accepted to the University of Mississippi School of Law. He spent a summer semester of law school at the University of Hawaii before graduating early.

Ben is licensed to practice law in Mississippi, Tennessee and Arkansas. He has been practicing since 2007. Ben is an approved guardian ad litem whose duty is to represent the best interests of a child or incapacitated person for the purpose of legal proceedings. He is also the Municipal Judge for the City of Horn Lake and Public Defender for the Municipal Court of Southaven.

Ben has been an active member of Getwell Church for over 25 years. Ben lives in Southaven with his wife and their three children. In his spare time Ben enjoys hunting, fishing, SEC football, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

Practice Areas
    Contested Divorce, Property Division, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    DUI & DWI
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Formation, Business Litigation
Additional Practice Area
  • Car Accidents
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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5th Circuit
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  • English
Professional Experience
Justice Court Judge
DeSoto County, Mississippi
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Horn Lake Municipal Court
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The Murphy Law Firm
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Public Defender
Southaven Municipal Court
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University of Mississippi
J.D. (2006)
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University of Mississippi
B.B.A. (2004)
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AV Preeminent Rated
Professional Associations
Tennessee State Bar  # 823435
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Mississippi State Bar
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Arkansas State Bar
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DeSoto County Bar Association
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American Bar Association
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Websites & Blogs
The Murphy Law Firm Website
Contact & Map
Physical Address
2430 Caffey St.
Hernando, MS 38632
Telephone: (662) 449-1000
Fax: (662) 449-3337
Monday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed (Today)
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