Addison J. Morgan


Addison Morgan is an associate in the firm’s Litigation Department. Addison focuses his practice on commercial litigation and dispute resolution matters. As a Ballard summer associate in 2018 and 2019, Addison conducted research and drafted memoranda on a variety of legal issues including the Freedom of Information Act; national banking associations and their citizenship for purposes of federal diversity jurisdiction; and whether non-resident entities may benefit from laws outside of their domicile by relying upon choice-of-law provisions. Addison also reviewed subpoenas, interrogatories, requests for production, and drafted deficiency letters in anticipation of a discovery dispute conference with opposing counsel.

Professional Highlights

Pro Bono Experience

As a 2018 summer associate, Addison established an LLC for a pro bono client by drafting its Articles of Incorporation and Operation Agreement.

Judicial Externships

Hon. Charles P. Kocoras, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, 2019


“Are Vape Pens the New Cigarette? The FDA’s Impending Quest to Regulate E-Cigarettes and its Effect on Society’s Youth,” 21 DePaul J. Health Care L., 2019



DePaul University College of Law (J.D. 2020)
Managing and Business Editor, DePaul Journal of Health Care Law
Board Member At-Large, Black Law Student Association
Recipient, CALI Awards for Excellence in Legal Analysis, Research & Communication I; Legal Analysis, Research & Communication III; Non-Profit Organizations
Dean’s List (Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Spring 2020)

Monmouth College (B.A. 2017)
Bill & Melinda Gates Millennium Scholarship Recipient