Matt Murphy is an associate in the Providence office of Locke Lord. He assists insurers with complex claims and coverage matters. Matt’s representation has involved cyber, technology, media, data security, general liability, professional liability, directors and officers, errors and omissions, financial liability and property and casualty claims. He also represents insurers in coverage and bad faith litigation in state and federal courts.
Drawing on his previous experience as a software engineer, Matt is a member of the firm’s Privacy and Cybersecurity practice group. He advises clients on coverage and claims handling for a wide variety of cyber claims, including, for example, incident and breach response, cybersecurity and privacy liability, regulatory proceedings, ransomware, extortion, business email compromise, wire transfer fraud, data or system restoration or replacement costs, and business interruption or business income loss. He is also an editor of the Firm’s Privacy Newsletter.
Matt also advises clients on best practices in litigation and claims management, including preparation for litigation and alternative dispute resolution.