Spencer S. Turpen

Associate Attorney

916-446-2300 x3130
Practice Area(s): Business and Commercial Litigation, Construction

  • Overview
  • Awards

Spencer Turpen practices complex civil litigation throughout California, with an emphasis on construction law matters and a special focus on creative problem solving in litigation. Spencer represents public entities, private owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, and sureties on a wide range of issues within the construction industry. He is dedicated to providing excellent legal representation to his clients.

Prior to joining Murphy Austin, Spencer represented clients in general and business litigation matters at a mid-sized general practice law firm in Sacramento.

Spencer earned his J.D. from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law and received his B.A. in Political Economy from University of California, Berkeley. He was recognized in Sacramento Magazine’s 2020 list of Top Lawyers in the Sacramento region.

Spencer was named a Rising Star in Northern California Super Lawyers in 2021 and 2022.

  • Named a Rising Star in Northern California Super Lawyers (2021-2022)
  • Sacramento Magazine's Top Lawyer (2020)
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Construction Law Section
Bar Admissions
  • State Bar of California
  • Admitted to practice before all courts of the State of California
  • Admitted to appear before the United States District Court, Eastern District

University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
J.D., 2013

University of California, Berkeley
B.A., Political Economy, 2008

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Murphy Austin Adams Schoenfeld LLP
J. Scott Alexander, Managing Partner

555 Capitol Mall, Suite 850
Sacramento, CA 95814



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