Chair and President, Murphy & McGonigle, P.C.

Elizabeth Lan Davis is the first woman of color to serve as Chair and President of Murphy & McGonigle, P.C. She has been described as “an outstanding leader who is dedicated to fostering strong relationships and collaboration, inside and outside the firm, with diverse attorneys” by LCLD Diversity Professional Katherine McGrail, the firm’s Chief DE&I Officer. 

At Murphy & McGonigle, diversity and inclusion initiatives focus on the ABCs: Advancement for all, Business that is inclusive, and Community outreach. In 2018, Murphy & McGonigle sponsored the inaugural Women on the Block – Diversity Blockchain Summit, bringing together female leaders from various industries, including partners from the firm itself. 

Joined LCLD 2021

Highlights of LCLD Participation 

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2021: Sharon O'Shaughnessy; 2020: Elizabeth Davis

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2021: Anya Thepot, Gaurav Talwar

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted:
2021: Chuli Zeng

Leadership Summit (2019)


Member: Elizabeth Lan Davis

Diversity Professional: Kathrine McGrail 

Communications: Marc Curran