Of Counsel Attorney
James E. Morris is a graduate of the State University of New York College at Buffalo, Cum Laude, and the University at Buffalo Law School. Mr. Morris has been successfully practicing representing people and families in injury and wrongful death cases throughout New York for more than 30 years.
Prior to founding the Law Offices of James Morris in 2004, Mr. Morris held senior and managing partner positions in firms focused on representing injured plaintiffs. These positions gave Mr. Morris valuable experience in case preparation and management through trial. The relationships built over the years with investigators, technical experts and physicians give him a unique ability to put together the team necessary to effectively present your case.
Super Lawyers, a listing of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition, has selected Mr. Morris consecutively for 10 years for his work as a personal injury attorney in New York. Additionally, Mr. Morris has been selected in the past by Business First's Who's Who in Law for his work as a personal injury lawyer. Mr. Morris was also selected by the Buffalo Law Journal (which replaced Who's Who in Law in 2012) to the Legal Elite of Western New York for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2019 for personal injury. Mr. Morris was elected in 2013 by his fellow lawyers as President of the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Morris is a member of the New York Trial Lawyers Association, the Western New York Trial Lawyers Association, and the Erie County Bar Association.