About Morris James

For over 75 years, Morris James has been serving the needs of its clients such as Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, government agencies, law firms, and our community.  With over 50 lawyers and four offices, our attorneys work together across legal disciplines and use the depth of their collective knowledge of Delaware law with our daily experiences in Delaware courts to provide clients with creative solutions and outstanding service.

The Morris James Litigation Group represents a wide variety of domestic and international clients in corporate/fiduciary litigation, bankruptcy and commercial litigation.

The Morris James Transactional Group represents regional clients as well as international clients engaged in alternative entity practices, commercial and residential real estate transactions, and business tax and estate planning.

DuPont Primary Law Firm
Chosen by DuPont to handle their Delaware litigation, Morris James has won three separate awards for representation in major litigation.  

Representative Clients
DuPont’s trust in us is echoed by clients such as Christina Care Health System, Wilmington Trust Company and Wachovia Bank.  The State of Delaware and many municipalities throughout the State turn to Morris James because of our Delaware roots and unsurpassed expertise.

National Recognition
Our attorneys are recognized as leaders in their field by some of the most respected guides and publishers such as Chambers USA, Martindale-Hubbell, Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers, and Benchmark:  Litigation.  Our corporate litigation, bankruptcy, intellectual property litigation and employment law groups are among the top practices in Delaware.  


Morris James is at the forefront in technology among Delaware law firms.  With a state-of-the-art virtual information infrastructure, podcasting, videoconferencing, CRM software, a simulated courtroom, three blogs, client e-alerts, and a fully integrated web site and intranet, our culture embraces technology and looks forward to what the future holds.