Jack re-joined JMW in April 2023 as a Partner in the Business Crime & Regulation Department after 6 years as a Detective Inspector for GMP, responsible for leading all forms of serious and organised crime investigations. Prior to this and from the outset of his legal career in 2009 Jack worked across a broad range of criminal and regulatory defence work at JMW and Hill Dickinson LLP.

Jack is uniquely placed to provide clients with pragmatic and tactically astute advice given his wide ranging experience, with an in depth understanding of both sides of regulatory investigations. Jack has been recognised for his practical approach to problem solving and his ability to build strong relationships with clients to quickly identify their main priorities and objectives.

Jack’s prime specialism is in Police Law with particular emphasis on Misconduct proceedings, Inquests and Inquiries. Jack also advises in all areas of criminal and regulatory investigations including those brought by; Trading Standards, FCA and HMRC.

Outside of work Jack enjoys skiing, running and is a keen LFC fan alongside his main hobby of parenting 2 young children.

In addition to the above Jack is also a trustee for Stride. Stride is a registered charity that has been working with children and young people in South Manchester for over 10 years.

What his clients say

I can't thank JMW Solicitors enough, especially Jack Murphy and the Business Crime and Regulation Team. From the outset they were there for me, for both my legal and welfare needs. The knowledge and experience they hold resulted in the best possible outcome for myself. I would certainly recommend them to anyone that needs assistance with any legal case and would not hesitate in acquiring their services whenever needed.