Michael Murphy

Commercial Lines


Mike is a graduate of William Paterson University with a BA degree in Criminology and Political Science. After college, he quickly entered the insurance field and joined the Hanson & Ryan team. Upon joining, he successfully completed the USLI 50/50 program. Over the years Mike has laid the groundwork for his career by placing his clients with the best coverage for the risks they face while building and maintaining lasting relationships.

Mike is a commissioner of The Little Falls Board of Education, elected in 2017 & 2020. He serves on the finance, policy, and education & curriculum committees. He was recently elected to the Little Falls Township Council in 2022. Mike has been a member of the Little Falls Fire Department since 2011 and serves as the Vice President of his firehouse. He is also a member of the North Jersey Chamber of Commerce and a Union Member of BAC Local 4 (International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers).

Mike uses his real work experience & background to help him become a well-versed risk manager for all his clients. With a focus on municipalities, schools, real estate & professional liability, Mike has built a network of resources for all his clientele. He takes pride in the clients he represents by giving them true peace of mind. The most important aspect of Mike’s growth is that he has never lost sight of his fundamental goal; always putting his clients first.