Some accidents require lawyers.
Some don’t.

That’s why, in addition to providing exceptional legal representation for victims of serious injuries,
we also provide articles, tools, and resources to help people settle their minor injury claims.

File Your Own Claim

If you have suffered only minor injuries and damages as a the result of an accident, you may be able to file your claim without hiring an attorney. This section contains articles and tools that will help guide you through the process of settling your injury claim. Learn how to file your own claim

Hire an Attorney

If you (or a loved one) have suffered serious injuries and major damages as a result of an accident, it is in your best interest to speak with an attorney about your case. This section provides articles that will help you choose the right attorney to represent you. Learn how to hire the right attorney

Tools and Resources

Frequently Asked Questions


We’ve done our best to provide comprehensive answers to your most pressing personal injury questions.

Get your questions answered

Demand Letter Generator


Learn how to write an effective demand letter and maximize your claim with our insurance claim demand letter generator.

Generate your demand letter

Accident Checklist


Our personal injury accident checklist will help you ensure that you cover all of your bases and maximize your settlement.

Download the accident checklist

Kind Words From Our Clients

I contacted some other attorneys but they would not represent me. About 18 months after the collision, I hired Mr. Murphy. They negotiated a very good settlement on my behalf and kept me informed throughout. I felt very comfortable with them. - C.J.
Rating: ★★★★★

I lost my ability to earn a living due a serious head injury. McCormick & Murphy fought for my rights, and eventually collected over $1,000,000.00 for me. I highly recommend McCormick & Murphy. - Brian
Rating: ★★★★★

After I was hit broadside by a drunk driver who had no insurance, my insurance company would not pay for the injuries that the other driver caused. I hired McCormick & Murphy…the jury awarded me over $900,000.00. - Sally
Rating: ★★★★★

Meet James Murphy & Kirk McCormick

James Murphy, ESQJames Murphy has been a licensed attorney since 1989.  Originally from northern California, Mr. Murphy worked as a law clerk for the Colorado Court of Appeals in Denver, and moved to Colorado Springs in 1990.  He has practiced personal injury law since 1990.  Between 1990 and 1995, Mr. Murphy worked as a litigation defense attorney representing individuals, insurance companies and large corporations.

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Kirk McCormick, ESQKirk McCormick began his legal career as a prosecutor in Des Moines, Iowa, following his graduation from Drake University Law School.  After moving to Colorado Springs in 1986, Mr. McCormick handled multi-million dollar commercial lawsuits for Colorado Interstate Gas Company, and later became a partner in the largest law firm in the state that focused its practice on representing insurance companies.

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