Press enter to activate the dialog and use the tab key to navigate through the options.

Morris James LLP Company Logo
  1. Top Workplaces
  2. Morris James LLP

Morris James LLP

Morris James is a full-service Delaware law firm helping Delaware corporations, businesses and private clients address complex legal concerns. Our clients-first philosophy, multi-disciplinary approach, and collective experience earn us high regard from clients, peers, and the Delaware community. Comprised of 70 lawyers located in five offices throughout the state of Delaware, the firm is committed to anticipating and meeting the needs of our clients through innovation, technology, and an emphasis on client service.

Founded in 1931, we have an impressive roster of lawyers with exceptional analytical skills. The firm is highly regarded among the Delaware bench. Many Morris James lawyers have been appointed to the Delaware judiciary and we have welcomed several to the firm post-judicial appointments.
... Read more


Formidable lawyers deeply committed to anticipating the needs of clients through innovation and superior client service.... Read more


With five offices, we are positioned to offer counsel to clients throughout Delaware and beyond.... Read more


Morris James is client-centric and people-focused. We strive to cultivate a leading workforce of diverse professionals across all practice areas and offices, where cultural differences are embraced, appreciated, and respected, and policies and practices are inclusive thereby positioning Morris James as a leading provider of legal services in Delaware. We believe that this approach is critical to our quest for excellence and our ability to understand and meet our clients’ expectations. Our culture fosters an open and welcoming environment that not only encourages, but also expects, contributions from people with diverse views, experiences, and backgrounds.... Read more

Additional Culture Details

Morris James delivers sound solutions with a client-focused approach. Our peers and clients recognize our high standing in the Delaware legal community and our leadership in the nation's corporation capital.

Morris James leverages its deep roots in the First State and its extraordinary range of legal services for the benefit of the of its clients. From major corporations, law firms and private clients throughout the state, we deliver the quality of thinking found at major national law firms with the personalized care and concern one expects of a neighbor. We gauge success not only in standard measures of outcomes but also in how well we create reassurance, reliability and friendship in all our relationships.

Morris James seeks to elevate the practice of law and the quality of life in the First State by being true to our mission. Our purpose is to serve the interests and goals of our clients whatever their legal services needs and to do so with empathy, perseverance, honesty and superior problem solving. Our purpose also extends to making life in our state better for our clients, our staff, and all the people of Delaware through pro bono work and support for community initiatives.
... Read more


We work together as a team, interact in a friendly and mutually supportive manner, and treat each other with respect, trust and dignity. Work is delegated and clients are serviced by teams. We value a collaborative work environment, where every person’s contribution to servicing clients and pro bono efforts is recognized and rewarded.

Recent Awards