Over the course of his career, Mr. Morgan has concentrated his practice in the area of civil defense work. He has handled hundreds of cases in the defense of municipalities, corporations, individuals, and insurance companies. In addition to various insurance companies, he has represented Winn-Dixie for almost 30 years and served as City Attorney for Montgomery for more than three years.
His practice also includes defending municipalities and public officials in a multitude of actions, many of which deal with Constitutional and civil rights issues. His varied practice includes premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, product liability, professional liability, employment claims, and municipal law. In addition to practicing in both State and Federal Courts, Mr. Morgan is certified as a mediator.
- Successfully removed to Federal Court a motor vehicle injury suit in which an in-state non-diverse insurance company was added as a defendant on a UM claim. Toole v. Bramlett, et al., U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 2006-CV-652-VPM
- Awarded summary judgment in an environmental case in which Plaintiff homeowners claimed that a concrete plant was polluting their pond and killing fish. Jordan v. Couch Ready Mix USA, Circuit Court of Pike County, Alabama, CV-04-41
- Awarded summary judgment on behalf of the City of Auburn in an employment discrimination case. Turner v. City of Auburn, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, 3:07-CV-162-MEF
- Successfully defended the City of Alexander City in a challenge to its Zoning Ordinance regarding the placement of mobile homes in the City limits. A judgment in favor of the City was upheld on appeal by the 11th Circuit. Burton v. City of Alexander City.
University of Maryland School of Law
Baltimore, Maryland, J.D.
Auburn, Alabama, B.A.
Alabama State Bar Association
Montgomery County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute