Jan Michael Morris is a native Floridian and has been practicing as a litigating attorney in Florida for over a quarter century. Mr. Morris is a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent™ rated attorney, which is the highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethics, by the most widely recognized attorney rating organization in the world. Jan Michael was recently voted "Best Attorney in Boca Raton"by the readers of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel Newspaper. Mr. Morris is a seasoned litigator, and he handles a diverse array of civil matters from commercial/civil litigation, collections, probate, trusts and estates, landlord-tenant, contract and document preparation and review, real estate, personal injury, family, to entertainment and sports law.
Mr. Morris’ current and former clients include: The Villages at Gulfstream Park and Casino, Entertainer Aaron Carter; Richard Williams (father of Venus & Serena Williams); auto pioneer Malcolm Bricklin; “Real Housewives of Miami” participant Adriana de Moura Sidi; Boca Raton’s largest commercial real estate owners, James and Marta Batmasian d/b/a Investments Limited; best selling author and inventor, Dr. Nicholas Perricone, M.D.; heavyweight boxer Donovan “Razor” Ruddock; National City Bank and other financial institutions; as well as various other individuals and companies across the country.
Mr. Morris has also been instrumental in a number of Appellate Court decisions including, Hoesch and South Florida Siberian Husky Rescue Inc, v. Broward County, Florida 53 So.3d 1177 (Fla. 4th DCA 2011), Power Line Components, Inc. v. Mil-Spec Components, Inc., 720 So.2d 546 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., 1998), Skibinsky v. Gulf Components, Inc., 683 So.2d 175 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., 1996), Power Line Components, Inc. v. Gulf Components, Inc., 683 So.2d 174 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., 1996), Green v. Inman, 539 So.2d 614 (Fla.App. 4 Dist., 1989)
Mr. Morris is admitted to practice in all of the State Courts in Florida, as well as the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida; the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida; as well as the Sixth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits of the U.S. Court of Appeals.
Jan Michael Morris graduated with honors from the University of Miami School of Law in 1986 and obtained his undergraduate Bachelor of Science Degree in Telecommunications from the University of Florida in 1983.
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1987||04/25/2019|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Top Rated Lawyer in Family Law||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Top Honored Professionals-Top 1% Nationwide||American Registry||2016|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Top Rated Lawyer||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2014|
|BEST ATTORNEY - BOCA RATON - 2013||South Florida Sun-Sentinel Newspaper||2014|
|SUPERB RATED ATTORNEY||Avvo.com||2014|
|CLIENTS CHOICE AWARD||Avvo.com||2013|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2013|
|Owner/Partner||Private Civil Practice||1990 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Palm Beach County Bar Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Star! (Contributor)||2013|
|University of Miami School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1986|
|University of Florida||BS - Bachelor of Science||1983|
|American Bar Association-Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries||Representation of the Celebrity Athlete in the Media, the Court, and the Courtroom, for Network Programming, Branding and Merchandizing Endorsements.||2013|
|American Bar Association-The Third Annual International Legal Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports||Guerilla Marketing and Monetization in the Entertainment Industry in the New Age of Digital Entertainment - Where Transactional Law and Litigation Collide||2012|
|American Bar Association-The Second Annual International Legal Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports||Guerilla Marketing and Monetization in the Entertainment Industry in the New Age of Digital Entertainment - Where Transactional Law and Litigation Collide||2011|
|FSU School of Law-Symposium on Entertainment, Arts and the Sports Industry||Representation of the Celebrity Athlete||2007|
|CCKR v. Venus, Serena and Richard Williams||Judgment in favor of the Williams Family|
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