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J.T. Murphy

J.T. Murphy

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
General Counsel, Head of Asia Pacific Legal
Central, Hong Kong, HKG

J.T. Murphy is the General Counsel - Asia Pacific for J.P. Morgan. 

J.T. oversees legal functionality for all of J.P. Morgan's businesses in Asia.  He is a member of the Asia Pacific Executive Committee, the Asia Pacific Operating Committee, the Risk and Control Steering Committee and is the Co-Chairman of J.P. Morgan’s Asia-based Reputation Risk Committee.

J.T. reports to Stacey Friedman, the Global General Counsel for J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank, with accountability to Nicolas Aguzin, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer – Asia Pacific. 

J.T. joined J.P. Morgan in 2006 and until June 2012 served as the Head of Legal & Compliance in Japan.  He was a member of the Japan Country Management Committee, a member of the Board of Directors of J.P. Morgan Securities Japan and Chairman of the Japan Reputation Risk Committee.

Prior to joining the firm, J.T. was Vice President and Senior Legal Counsel at Goldman Sachs (Japan) Ltd. He was a Partner in two different U.S. law firms earlier in his career.

J.T. is a graduate of Oberlin College and New York University School of Law.


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