Bentley University, B.S., 1985


As chief operating officer for Robinson Bradshaw, Robert Murphy is responsible for all business and administrative operations. He is a member of the firm’s executive leadership team and plays a central role in developing strategic plans to advance and achieve the firm’s vision, mission and goals.

Robert leads and supports the firm’s senior management team and professional staff in executing all aspects of the firm’s daily functions, including risk management and compliance, personnel, accounting and financial affairs, information technology and facilities. He is co-chair of the firm’s RB+PRIDE affinity group for LGBTQ+ employees and allies.

Robert has more than 30 years of experience in financial management. Most recently, he was the assistant controller at Goulston & Storrs, PC in Boston before joining Robinson Bradshaw.


Professional Affiliations

  • Association of Legal Administrators, Large Firm Administrators Caucus
  • Charlotte Chapter Association of Legal Administrators, Past Education Chair

Community Affiliations

  • Leadership Charlotte, Class 44
Main Menu