Michael D. Murray
Associate Professor of Law




Michael D. Murray is Associate Professor of Law at Valparaiso University School of Law.  He taught at the University of Illinois College of Law from 2002 to 2008 and at Saint Louis University School of Law from 1998-2002.  Professor Murray is the author or coauthor of eighteen books and several law review articles on art law, copyright, right of publicity, civil procedure, first amendment and freedom of expression, intellectual property law, legal research and analysis, and legal rhetoric.  Professor Murray graduated summa cum laude from Loyola University in Maryland, and from Columbia Law School, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. Before he began teaching, he practiced commercial, intellectual property, and products liability litigation for seven years at Bryan Cave law firm in St. Louis.