West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 18, 2011
Timothy J. Murphy and Cyrus S. Niakan have joined the law firm of Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin as associates in its West Palm Beach office. Both were previously associates at Lytal, Reiter, Clark, Fountain & Williams.
Timothy J. Murphy concentrates his practice in the area of products liability litigation and catastrophic personal injury. Prior to representing injured victims, he worked as a defense attorney litigating products liability, construction defect and medical malpractice claims. This experience affords him a unique perspective because he’s handled both sides of personal injury litigation. Murphy earned his Bachelor of Arts degree and Master of Arts degree at Florida State University, and his Juris Doctorate at Nova Southeastern University. He is a member of the Florida Bar, Florida Justice Association and the Palm Beach County Justice Association.
Cyrus S. Niakan focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury and wrongful death litigation, with an emphasis on cases involving manufacturing and design defects. Niakan began his career as a defense attorney at a Miami-based law firm, where he tried complex cases throughout the state. As a speaker on legal issues, he has lectured on topics including expert witness discovery, trucking litigation and insurance coverage. Niakan attended the University of Washington where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and a Bachelor of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology. He earned his Juris Doctorate, on academic scholarship, from the University of Arizona. Niakan is fluent in Spanish and Farsi.
For more information about Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin, please visit http://www.clarkfountain.com or call 561.899.2100.
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