Annie Deprey Murphy

Annie Deprey Murphy

Joined Dufford Waldeck in 2006

Real Estate / Land Use / ZoningTrials / Appeals / LitigationWills / Trusts / Estates

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Attorney Profile

Admitted to Bar
  • 2007 Colorado, US District Court, District of Colorado
  • 2006 Utah, US District Court, District of Utah
  • 2004 Wisconsin
  • JD 2003 — University of Utah, University of Utah Journal of Law and Family Studies, Managing Editor; National Mock Trial team member
  • BA 1999 — University of Utah (English)
Areas of Practice
  • Civil Litigation
  • Conservatorships, Guardianships
  • Real Estate
  • Landlord / Tenant Law
  • Estate Planning
Professional Affiliations
  • Colorado State Bar
  • Mesa County Bar
  • Wisconsin State Bar
  • Utah State Bar
  • Women Lawyers of Utah
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, Colorado Bar Foundation
Current Community and Association Involvement
  • Vice President, Mesa County Bar Association
  • Board Member, Mesa County Pro Bono Project
  • Board Memeber, Colorado West Estate Planning Council
  • Vice President, Grand Valley Nordic Ski Club
  • Advisory Board, St. Mary's Planned Giving Council
  • Advisory Board, Group to Alleviate Smoking Pollution
  • Vice President, Mesa Water & Sanitation District
Professional Background
  • Judicial Clerk, Fourth District Court, Provo, Utah
  • Law Clerk, Salt Lake Legal Defenders, Appellate Division
  • Paralegal, Howrey, LLP, Salt Lake City, UT

About Annie Murphy

Annie Murphy is a partner at Dufford, Waldeck, Milburn & Krohn, LLP. Her practice is concentrated in the areas of real estate, estate planning/probate, and civil litigation.

She represents housing providers, tenants, owners, lessors, and property managers in litigation and contract negotiation. She drafts leases (residential, commercial, medical office, farm, agriculture, grazing, and hunting), property management agreements, lease applications, House or Community Rules, and special policies (e.g., smoke free, marijuana, firearm/weapon, and crime free). She also defends landlords, housing authorities, and owners/managers in fair housing disputes. Annie provides consulting services on topics including multifamily smoke-free policies, fair housing issues, lease drafting, terminating tenancies, HUD rules, regulations, and recommendations.

She counsels contractors, subcontractors, and owners with regard to construction-related disputes such as defects, collections, and contract review and drafting.

She assists businesses and individuals in resolving real property issues such as boundary disputes, quieting title to real estate, probating estates, and negotiating real estate purchase contracts.

She drafts real estate contracts, deeds of trust, promissory notes, and security agreements for buyers and sellers.

Annie listens to her clients' wishes and helps them preserve their assets and plan for their future, creating the documents (wills, trusts, powers of attorney) needed to accomplish their goals.

Annie guides clients in planning for their future, by listening to their wishes and drafting documents such as wills, trusts, powers of attorney, prenuptial agreements, and common law spouse agreements.

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