Brian Murray received a bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame in 1997. He attended the Notre Dame Law School, where he graduated with highest honors in 2000 and was awarded the Col. William J. Hoynes Prize. He was an Articles Editor on the Law Review. Mr. Murray clerked for the Hon. Diarmuid O'Scannlain of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and for the Hon. Antonin Scalia of the Supreme Court of the United States.
Mr. Murray is a partner in the Chicago Office of Jones Day, where he leads the Office's Issues & Appeals Practice. He has handled matters before the U.S. Supreme Court, every federal court of appeals, and a significant number of state supreme and intermediate appellate courts. He also has over a decade of experience in complex litigation, including class actions, MDLs, and coordinated state proceedings.
Mr. Murray writes a monthly Chicago Law Bulletin column on the Supreme Court, "Fads at One First." And he serves on the Seventh Circuit Bar Association (chair, Membership Committee), the American Inns of Court Foundation Board (Seventh Circuit trustee), the Illinois Appellate Lawyers Association, and the National Immigrant Justice Center's Litigation Steering Committee.