BA (Hon)(Queen’s), LLB (Queen’s), of the Bar of Ontario
Robert Murphy is a lawyer with Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, where he advises clients on a broad range of transactions, including public and private offerings of equity and debt securities and structured products, asset acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, equity monetizations, corporate governance and loan financings.
Known for his expertise in securities law, Mr. Murphy is regularly consulted by public companies – including mining and oil and gas companies – on disclosure issues and general commercial matters. He also acts for issuers and underwriters in major cross border transactions and advises major U.S. investment banks on securities law compliance issues concerning Canadian offerings.
Mr. Murphy is an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School. He is a former member of the Ontario Securities Commission’s Continuous Disclosure Advisory Committee and Small Business Advisory Committee.