Kali Murray, J.D.
Assistant Professor of Law, Marquette University
Kali Murray is an assistant professor of law at Marquette University Law School and a member of its Intellectual Property Program. Murray's research is focused on the "politics of participation" in a variety of fields, including patent, art, and property law. In art law, she has focused on the relationship of standing public interest groups and individuals to bring suits in relationship to charitable trusts, art law and historically black institutions, and the strategic management of art assets by boards of directors.
Before coming to Marquette, Murray joined the faculty of the University of Mississippi School of Law. She engaged in private practice for four years with the law firm of Venable, LLP in Washington, DC, as a patent litigator with a focus on pharmaceutical patent litigation. Murray also served as a federal judicial clerk for the Honorable Catherine C. Blake of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Maryland in Baltimore, Maryland.
Murray holds a BA, summa cum laude, from Johns Hopkins University, and an MA in History from Johns Hopkins University, where her research focus was the formation of African American political identity in the early 19th century. She received her JD from Duke University School of Law.