Firm Partner, Kara Jursinski Murphy, focuses her area of practice on Real Estate Litigation, Business Litigation and Real Estate and Business Transactional Law.
Kara has earned the highly-esteemed designation of Board Certified Specialist (B.C.S.) and Expert in Real Estate by the Florida Bar. This certification recognizes attorneys who have special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law, including Real Estate, and professionalism and ethics in practice. Board Certification is the highest level of achievement and evaluation granted by the Florida Bar. There are only 450 attorneys in Florida (out of more than 105,000) who have achieved Board Certification in Real Estate.
In addition to her Board Certification, Jursinski Murphy is also an LL.M. (Master of Laws) in Real Estate Development. She is the only attorney in Southwest Florida who has earned an LL.M. and a Board Certification in Real Estate. She is also a “Rising Star” named by Super Lawyers Magazine for the past two years.
Attorney Jursinski Murphy earned her LL.M degree in Real Property Development from the University of Miami. She also graduated Cum Laude from Florida State University College of Law with her Juris Doctor and Cum Laude from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts. Kara is also an Adjunct Professor at Florida Gulf Coast University teaching Real Estate Transaction Law.
Kara is a member of the Florida Bar and the Florida Bar’s Trial Lawyers Section in which she participated in the Bar’s Advanced Trial Advocacy course. She is also a member of Attorneys’ Title Insurance Fund, Lee County Bar Association, and the Southwest Florida Real Estate Investors Association.