ALFRED K. MURRAY II recently joined Edelson PC as Senior Litigation Counsel. Alfred’s prior experience includes handling a myriad of cases in his solo practice after spending several years at a well-respected civil litigation firm. Alfred’s prior experience includes practice areas of civil right & municipal liability defense, commercial litigation, real estate litigation, and professional negligence. Known as a skilled yet reasonable litigator, Alfred has conducted bench trials, jury trials, and evidentiary hearings throughout the Northern District of Illinois, the Circuit Court of Cook County, and the surrounding suburbs. His experience in commercial litigation and real estate litigation led to substantive experience with judgment enforcement proceedings, where he eventually co-authored the Equitable Remedies chapter in the 2011 Supplement and 2013 Update to the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Creditors’ Rights in Illinois. Alfred has also lectured on supplemental proceedings, complex asset recovery, and post-judgment causes of action for the Illinois Creditors Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education, and Chicago Bar Association. Alfred was selected as an Illinois Rising Star by Super Lawyers (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018).
Alfred received his B.S. in Political Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and received his J.D. from The John Marshall Law School. During law school, Alfred served as the Chief Justice on the Moot Court Honors Board and participated in a number of national moot court competitions. While a law student, he also served as a judicial extern to The Honorable Abishi C. Cunningham of the Circuit Court of Cook County and served as a law clerk in the criminal enforcement division of the Office of the Illinois Attorney General, Lisa Madigan.Read More