Chad Morriss is a litigation partner with more than 25 years of trial experience. His practice focuses on defending pharmaceutical and life science companies in their product liability lawsuits. This has included managing sales and marketing issues on a national level. Chad has tried cases in a wide range of areas including life sciences, malpractice, construction, fraud and personal injury representing various product manufacturers, professionals and businesses. He has been recognized by his peers and various legal publications including the American Board of Trial Advocates, The Legal 500 U.S., Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers.



The Legal 500 U.S., Product Liability and Mass Tort Defense: Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices

Washington DC Super Lawyers, Products: Defense, 2013–2018

The Best Lawyers in America, 2005–2014, 2016–2019

Alabama Super Lawyers, Products: Defense, 2008–2009

Memberships & Affiliations

Member, American Board of Trial Advocates

American Bar Association

Alabama State Bar Association

Defense Research Institute

Alabama Defense Lawyers Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010District of Columbia
  • 1984Alabama


  • University of Alabama School of LawJ.D.1984
  • University of AlabamaB.A.1981