Lucas W. Murray

Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A.
4775 Munson St. NW
Canton, Ohio
United States
Attorney At Law
Print Page Lucas W. Murray
Contact Lucas
  1. What's this?
  2. By clicking Submit, you’ve read and agreed to the disclaimer.

Note: Form fields appended with the asterisk (*) are required to ensure the best possible response to your submitted information

Security Check
Download V-card

Lucas joined the law firm of Krugliak, Wilkins, Griffiths & Dougherty Co., L.P.A. in 2012 as a law clerk.  A native of Canton, Ohio, Lucas was named an Associate of the firm after being admitted to practice law in May of 2015.  Lucas practices out of the Canton and Massillon offices.

Professional Experience:

  • Advises clients in the design of retirement plans, including defined benefit, profit sharing and 401(k) plans, as well as cafeteria plans, flexible spending plans, health reimbursement plans and dependent care plans
  • Assists clients with current legal issues in the employee benefits area, including plan terminations, nondiscrimination rules for pension plans, health and welfare plans, cafeteria plans, and COBRA
  • Advises clients with respect to multi-employer pension plans, including withdrawal liability
  • Counsels clients in all aspects of their business including, entity formation, entity selection, business and succession planning
  • Assists in developing employee benefit strategies for contract negotiations, mergers, acquisitions, and reductions in force
  • Experience in contract negotiations, mergers and acquisitions
  • Experience in corporate organizing and reorganizing, stock/unit purchase and redemption agreements, and buy-sell agreements
  • Provides representation to clients as general corporate counsel
  • Negotiation of real estate purchase agreements and leases; including promissory notes for residential and commercial transactions


  • The University of Akron School of Law, Juris Doctor, cum laude, 2014; member of the Akron Law Review; member of the Phi Delta Phi Honors.  Fraternity and member of the Mentoring Program serving as a Mentor and Admissions Ambassador
  • University of Akron, B.S. Business Administration/Finance, magna cum laude, 2011; member of the Honors to Law Program, Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society and Men's Golf Team

Notable Presentations and Publications:

Courts and Admissions:

  • Ohio, 2015

Professional and Community Affiliations:

  • Stark County Bar Association, Member
  • Akron Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
  • Massillon Development Foundation, Board Member
  • Junior Achievement of East Central Ohio, Member of the Board of Directors and Golf Fundraising Committee
  • Canton South Advance Education Foundation, Vice-President
  • Massillon WestStark Chamber of Commerce, Legislative Affairs Committee
  • Simply Give, Board of Directors