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Sarah Estabrook

Sarah joined Murphy law Firm in 2017. She is a 2017 graduate of Cornell Law School where she also earned her B.A. in History with a minor in Law and Society.

At Murphy Law Firm, Sarah is handling cases both with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Immigration Court. She regularly attends asylum interviews with our Unaccompanied Minor (UAC) clients, as well as others seeking asylum through credible fear interviews. She handles family applications with USCIS with a focus on stateside waivers.

At Cornell, Sarah worked with the Farmworker Legal Assistance Clinic, working on cases such as Special Immigrant Juvenile, asylum, and DACA. She was awarded the Seymour Herzog Memorial Prize for Commitment to Public Interest Law.


Erin Kelly

Erin joined Murphy law Firm in 2018. She is a 2016 graduate of Thomas R. Kline School of Law at Drexel University and received a B.A. at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania in 2010.

Erin handles client cases in the immigration court including applications for Defensive Asylum cases and Cancellation of Removal. At her prior law firm, she appeared regularly in state court for hearings and oral arguments in civil litigation.

She also worked as a paralegal prior to attending law school at a large immigration law firm where she worked primarily on employment-based cases such as H-1B, L-1A, L-1B, L-2, E-3, TN and O Visa petitions.


Scott Schulman

Scott joined Murphy law Firm in 2018. He received his Juris Doctorate from George Mason University School of Law in Arlington, VA and his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science & Philosophy from University of Vermont in Burlington, VT.

His prior legal experience is in the field of environmental law working on issues involving the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Clean Water act, and the Clean Air Act. He has worked at both the Environmental Protection Agency, the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and Health and Human Services.

Scott will be representing clients in Immigration Court and the Asylum offices of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.


Lance Malcolm

Lance joined Murphy Law Firm, P.C. in May of 2018, bringing more than 4 years of substantial Immigration Law experience to the practice. Lance is a skilled litigator who combines talent with sincere compassion and respect for clients. Lance previously managed the Philadelphia Office of the immigration law firm, Wu & Hung Law Offices, L.L.C. Lance is well versed in handling complex issues related to Removal Defense and the acquisition of Family-Based immigration benefits. Lance also served as an Associate Attorney of Prince Law Offices in Bechtelsville, PA. For 3 years, he handled both Family Law and Immigration Law matters. He is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Minority Bar Committee and the Young Lawyers Division.

Lance earned his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2012. He earned his Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees from The University of Florida in 2006.


Law Clerks

Julia Quinn, J.D

Julia joined Murphy law Firm in 2015. She is a 2012 graduate of Villanova Law School.

Currently, Julia is serving a manager of our litigation paralegals, where she prepares motions to the immigration court and assists in the preparation for applications of relief in the immigration court. She also served as manager of our benefits paralegal team and continues to assist with the preparation of hardship waivers, naturalization applications, and adjustments of status as well as employment-based petitions.

Prior to joining Murphy Law Firm, Julia worked with Catholic Charities Diocese of Wilmington as a fully accredited BIA Immigration Representative.  Prior to that, she worked with a private immigration law firm in Wilmington, DE preparing applications with USCIS and NVC.