Firm History

The firm of Cannon Bruns & Murphy, LLC. traces its roots to Thomas A. Cannon, Sr. as a solo practioner. In 1971, Mr. Cannon was joined by William G. Bruns, a former Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney and JAG Officer. The firm has operated at its current location, 119 North High Street in Muncie, Indiana, since 1973. Over the years, members of the firm have practiced in the fields of Estate Planning and Administration, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Family Law, Real Estate, Business Formation and Counsel and General Civil Litigation.

In 2011, Brandon E. Murphy joined the firm. Murphy is a cum laude graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Law and a Deputy Public Defender for Delaware County, Indiana. As of 2015, Murphy is Managing Partner of the firm and Mr. Bruns is Of Counsel. Murphy is a trial lawyer who focuses his practice in Criminal Defense, Personal Injury and General Civil Litigation.

The firm is proud to be continuing its legacy of being advocates and counselors to individuals and small businesses in the East Central Indiana area.