Robert F. Morris

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Plymouth Meeting, PA

Morris Wilson, P.C.
 | 527 Plymouth Road, Suite 416
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
Phone: 610-810-2082
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1976
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (50%),
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (40%),
  • General Litigation (10%)
Attorney Profile

Robert F. Morris is an attorney with the Pennsylvania law firm of MorrisWilson P.C., and has practiced civil law for 40 years. He handles personal injury and wrongful death claims arising out of medical malpractice, defective products and automobile accidents. Mr. Morris also litigates complex commercial and environmental cases. He practices law in state and federal courts in Philadelphia and its surrounding counties. He earned his law and undergraduate degrees from Temple University School of Law and Yale University, respectively.

Mr. Morris is a Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, which is a title granted by The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification to only those lawyers who have consistently shown a high level of skill and knowledge as a civil trial lawyer based on stringent, objective quality standards. The title also reflects Mr. Morris' honorable principles and strong commitment to his clients. Additionally, he is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. This is a notable group of trial attorneys who have achieved seven-figure jury awards and settlements.

Mr. Morris is very involved in both professional and community service organizations. In 2008, he was elected to serve as President of the Montgomery Bar Association. Mr. Morris is also a member of the House of Delegates of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and serves as chair of PBA's Judicial Evaluation Commission. For nearly three decades, he has served on the Board of Directors of North Penn & Indian Valley Boys & Girls Clubs. He also volunteers his legal services to the Montgomery Child Advocacy Program.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (50%): Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice (40%): Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury

General Litigation (10%)

Focus Areas

Personal Injury - General: Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death

Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 10 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2017

Certificates and Credentials

  • National Board of Trial Advocacy

Email Me

To: Robert F. Morris
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Robert Morris

Admitted: 1976, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: http://www.morriswilson.com/attorneys/robert-f-morris/

Honors and Awards:

  • Fellow, National Trial Lawyers, 2017
  • Henry Stuckert Miller Community Service Award, Montgomery Bar Association, 2007
  • Trial Lawyer of the Year, Montgomery County Trial Lawyers, 2006
  • Received the President's Volunteer Service Award for his longstanding commitment to Boys & Girls Clubs of America
  • Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified in Civil Trial Advocacy by the National Board of Trial Advocacy 2000 - 2017

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Chair, Judicial Evaluation Commission, Pennsylvania Bar Association  , 2017
  • Chair, Judicial Evaluation Commission, Pennsylvania Bar Association, 2015
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1976
  • Civil Case Manager, Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County 2017
  • Member, American Association for Justice 1976 - 2017
  • House of Delegates, Pennsylvania Bar Association 2003 - 2017
  • Hearing Committee Member, Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania 2001 - 2007
  • Discovery Master, Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County 2010 -  2016
  • Member, Pennsylvania Association for Justice 1976 - 2017
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2004
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit, 1980
  • Pennsylvania, 1976
  • Board of Directors, Montgomery Bar Association, 1996 - 1998
  • President, Montgomery Bar Association, 2008

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Secretary to Board of Directors of the Montgomery Child Advocacy Program 2010 - 2017
  • Officer and Director, North Penn Valley and Indian Valley Boys and Girls Clubs

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • $7,700,000 medical malpractice verdict for failure to diagnose a pulmonary embolism, 2016
  • $6,300,000 verdict in medical malpractice for failure to diagnose transient ischemic attack, 2015
  • $4,900,000 settlement during trial for loss of lower leg in construction accident, 2014
  • $5,800,000 settlement for loss of lower leg in a construction accident, 2012
  • $3,000,000 verdict in medical malpractice case for failure to diagnose a congenital heart condition., 2011
  • Settlement during trial of medical malpractice case in Northampton County $1,550,000 Settlement during trial of environmental case in Bucks County $752,000, 2010
  • $2,300,000 judgment in medical malpractice case for failure to diagnose pulmonary embolism, 1995

Educational Background:

  • Yale University, B.A., 1972

Industry Groups

  • Montgomery Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Association For Justice
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Find Me Online
    Office Location for Robert F. Morris

    527 Plymouth Road
    Suite 416
    Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

    Phone: 610-810-2082

     

    Robert F. Morris:

    Last Updated: 6/15/2017

    Page Generated: 0.15521502494812 sec