In April 1997, J. R. Murphy
and John M. Grantland
founded the firm along with the help of a paralegal and receptionist. With the mission of providing high-quality legal services with uncompromising integrity and uncommon value, Murphy & Grantland, P.A. flourished and more than doubled its client base and workload. Over the next decade, Murphy & Grantland, P.A. expanded to include over a dozen attorneys, and a full-fledged legal and office support staff. After outgrowing three different office locations, Murphy & Grantland, P.A. built its present location at 4406-B Forest Drive in Columbia in 2005.
Murphy and Grantland, P.A. offers lawyers with a diversity of legal experience with specialists in a variety of practice areas including: Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith, Premises Liability, Insurance Defense, Trucking Defense, Products Liability, Construction Defects, Employment Law, Medical and Professional Malpractice Defense and Workers' Compensation.
A firm is only as good as its people and Murphy & Grantland, P.A. is fortunate to have assembled quality lawyers and staff to provide exceptional representation to our clients. The firm now represents a number of clients including Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company, Zurich America Insurance Company, USAA Insurance, The Hartford, Harleysville Mutual Insurance Company, Progressive Insurance Companies, PMA Insurance Group, Piggly Wiggly Carolina Company, Inc. and many other insurance companies and self-insured businesses.