Tim Murphy’s extensive experience in the public sector, including as Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister of Canada, Chief of Staff to the Finance Minister of Canada, as a Member of Provincial Parliament in Ontario, Campaign Co-Chair to the Premier of Ontario and as a strategic advisor to governments at all levels, helps him guide clients to better results with Government.
As a lawyer, Tim has advised national and international clients in diverse areas including project finance, construction law, infrastructure and renewable energy, government procurement and indigenous affairs.
He is a frequent commentator on CBC’s Power & Politics. He has also written articles for Policy Options, The Walrus, Canadian Public Administration Journal and The Globe and Mail, Ottawa Citizen and Toronto Star. Tim also lectures regularly on public policy, political and legal issues. He is the author of Public-Private Partnerships in Canada.
Tim is an adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law teaching the Law and Policy of Public Private Partnerships at the JD and LLM levels and serves on public, private and not-for-profit boards.
Tim is also a member of McMillan LLP