Margaret (Meg) E. Morrow

Margaret (Meg) E. Morrow

Partner
Location:
Long Beach, California
Phone:
877-712-3401
562-661-5709
Fax:
562-436-1897
Email:

Meg graduated from California State University, Chico, in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Santa Clara School of Law in 1989. While a law student, Meg participated in an overseas study program at Oxford University and was a visiting student at the University of Southern California School of Law. Prior to joining Russell & Mirkovich, Meg served as general counsel for Nova Container Freight Station and Nova Transportation Services, Inc.

Meg's practice focuses on transportation issues involving ocean carriers, NVOCCs, container freight & marinas and other entities involved in ocean and inland transportation; defense of employers and vessel owners in Jones Act and other maritime personal injury claims; property damage and commercial litigation; and business transactions.

Meg has been a lecturer at California State University, Long Beach, teaching a class entitled "Legal Issues for Ocean Carriers and Intermediaries." She is currently an associate member of the Maritime Law Association and a member of the Long Beach Bar Association, serving as chair of its admiralty and community outreach committees. From 1998 through 2000, she was a member of the Long Beach Bar Association Board of Governors. Meg is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

Areas of Practice

  • Admiralty & Maritime Law
  • General Business Litigation
  • Real Property & Commercial Transactions

Litigation Percentage

  • 70% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1989

Education

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California - 1989
    • Honors: Overseas Study Program, Oxford University
    • Honors: Visiting Student, University of Southern California School of Law
  • Chico State University
    • B.S. - 1981
    • Major: Economics

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, "Legal Issues for Ocean Carriers and Intermediaries.", California State University, Long Beach

Honors and Awards

  • Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Long Beach Bar Association
  • Maritime Law Association
  • Long Beach Bar Association, Admiralty and Community Outreach committee, Admiralty and Community Outreach Committee, Chair
  • Maritime Law Association, Admiralty and Community Outreach Committee, Chair
  • Long Beach Bar Association, Board of Governors, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Nova Container Freight Station and Nova Transportation Services, Inc, General Counsel