Murray, Hogue & Lannis

Timothy Murray


Mr. Murray, a partner in the firm, updates Corbin on Contracts (Lexis/Nexis), arguably the most influential American legal treatise of the past century. He is the co-author of the single volume Corbin on Contracts Desk Edition (2017). He has written extensively on contract law matters and has updated numerous chapters in Lexis' formbook series Current Legal Forms, including the chapters on sales, franchising, joint ventures, assignments, and others. He serves on the editorial advisory board for Lexis Practice Advisor Journal.  Mr. Murray helped to rewrite the contract law jury instructions for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In its introduction to the 2017 supplement, the Civil Instructions Subcommittee of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court for Proposed Standard Jury Instructions called him "[a] national expert in contract law . . .."

Mr. Murray has represented numerous businesses and individuals in all manner of contract transactional matters and disputes, including, among many others: General Motors Corporation, Bayer Corporation, Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Avery Dennison, Alcoa, Nissan North America, companies of the Marmon Group, Mazda Motors of America, General Reinsurance, Lanxess Corporation, TWA, Kawasaki Motors, Nova Chemicals, Renda Broadcasting, Covestro, and Electrolux.

Mr. Murray has lectured extensively on contract law. He has been a member of the Pennsylvania bar since 1984, and is also admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit. He received his B.A., summa cum laude, in 1981, and his J.D in 1984 from the University of Pittsburgh.