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Bruce H. Morris, American lawyer. Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Civil Liberties Union (president Georgia chapter 1985-1987).

Background

Morris, Bruce H. was born on January 10, 1949 in Atlanta. Son of Perry B. and Anita M. Morris.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University North Carolina, 1971. Juris Doctor, Emory University, 1974.

Career

Worked at Finestone & Morris (Atlanta, Georgia) specializing in Criminal Defense Litigation, Personal Injury Law, Complex Civil Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1974, Georgia. Phi Delta Phi. Member, Editorial Board, Emory Law Journal, 1972-1974.

Author: "A Survey of Covenants Not to Compete Ancillary to Employment Contracts in Georgia," Georgia State Bar Journal, Volume 10, No. 1, August, 1973; Criminal Law and Procedure Section, Georgia Lawyers Basic Practice Handbook, State Bar of Georgia, 1983. Adjunct Professor, Criminal Law and Procedure, Woodrow Wilson College of Law, 1978-1985.

Adjunct Professor, Litigation, and Advanced Criminal Litigation, Georgia State University College of Law, 1991—. Member, Board of Directors, Federal Defender Program, 1985-1989. Member: Atlanta and American Bar Associations.

State Bar of Georgia (Member, Criminal Law Committee, 1976—). Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Georgia Trial Lawyers Association.

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Lawyers Club of Atlanta.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, American Civil Liberties Union (president Georgia chapter 1985-1987).

Connections

Married Jaclynn Harrison, May 6, 1978. Children: Peter I., Emily R.