The Mephisto footwear label was founded in 1965, by Martin Michaeli. The brand founder's goal was to create the world's finest footwear. Look then, to the Mephisto label for quality craftsmanship and fine materials for a superior fit and feel. Mephisto shoes are designed to comfort you, relieving the pressure off your back, legs and feet. The label delivers classic styles, from lace-up Derbies and smart Oxfords to fine leather walking shoes. A shoe from Mephisto is made to become a go-to staple.