Hattiesburg, Mississippi, October 5, 2017: The offices of Bryan Nelson P.A. are pleased to announce that Chase Ford Morgan has joined the firm. She will practice primarily out of the firm's West Hattiesburg office located at 109 Fairfield Drive.
Mrs. Morgan specializes in the area of family law and also concentrates her practice in the areas of wills and estates, guardianship and conservatorships, expungement, and mediation services. She brings a variety of different legal services with her as she joins our team.
Rick Norton, President of Bryan Nelson P.A. adds “ We are excited to have Chase Ford Morgan join the firm as our newest partner. Chase brings an entirely new dimension to the firm with the expansion into family law. We anticipate exponential growth in this area of practice , and we will be adding additional attorneys in the near future to expand our services even further. With our locations in downtown Hattiesburg and in Lamar County, we can provide prompt professional legal services to all of the residents of South Mississippi and extend our services to the entire state. Bryan Nelson P.A. is the largest law firm in the Pinebelt area and our experience allows us to provide proven, client-centered, results. Bryan Nelson P.A. has attorneys living in Jones, Forrest, Lamar, Harrison, and Jackson Counties . Call any of our attorneys with your legal questions, including family law issues, and we will be here to assist you."
Mrs. Morgan received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in International Business from University of Southern Mississippi in December 2004 and graduated with highest honors. While attending The University of Southern Mississippi, she was active in Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society and served as a Business Advisory Council Faculty Scholar for the School of Business.
In addition, she was the recipient of the Watson Scholarship Award in Economics, Finance and International Business and the Atley Graham Memorial Scholarship Award in Economics and Finance. Mrs. Morgan then attended The University of Mississippi School of Law and was a member of the Moot Court Board, the National Moot Court Competition Team and the Gibbon Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition Team.
While at The University of Mississippi School of Law she received the Herbert E. Dewees, Jr. and Timothy L. Walsh National Moot Court Competition Award (2009), was the winner of the 2007 Moot Court Board Appellate Advocacy Competition, was first alternate in the 2007 Copeland, Cook, Taylor &
Bush, P.A. First Year Oral Advocacy Competition and received the Francis S. Bowling Scholarship in Law.
She earned her Juris Doctor from The University of Mississippi and was admitted to the Mississippi Bar in 2009. Mrs. Morgan was selected as a National Member of the Order of Barristers in 2010. In 2014, Mrs. Morgan was selected as Top 10 Under 40 in Mississippi by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys. For the past several years, Mrs. Morgan has served on the Family Law Section Committee of the Mississippi Bar Association and recently completed an annual term as serving as the Chair of the Family Law Section Committee. She currently serves as Member-at-Large for the South Central Mississippi Bar Association.
Mrs. Morgan is admitted to practice in all state and federal courts in Mississippi and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. She is a member of the Mississippi Bar Association, the Women’s Lawyer Alliance, the South Central Mississippi Bar Association, and the Hattiesburg Area Young Lawyers Association.
Chase Ford Morgan says, “I am excited to join the Bryan Nelson team and look forward to collaborating with this firm as I continue to be a fierce advocate for my clients, ensure that each client receives individualized attention, and provide the best legal advice, strategy, and representation in every case.”
Founded in 1962, Bryan Nelson is an experienced, knowledgeable team of attorneys focused on clients and their success. With extensive knowledge in a wide range of fields and industries, a commitment to high ethical standards and a willingness to go the extra mile for its clients, Bryan Nelson is the premier Mississippi law firm that delivers proven, client-centered results.