Meet Morgan Gonzales

Bio

Morgan is a native of the New Orleans area and has lived in southeastern Louisiana his entire life. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in biological engineering from LSU in 2016. While in undergrad, he was a member of the International Development Organization (IDO) and Biological Engineering Student Organization (BESO). Additionally, for his senior capstone project, Morgan led a team of engineering students over a year and half in designing a highly sustainable wastewater treatment system for the rural town of San Pedro de Zacapa, Honduras, and he visited the town himself as part of the project.

After obtaining his bachelor’s degree, Morgan attended LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center, where he received his Juris Doctorate and Diploma in Comparative Law in 2019. While in school, he externed for Magistrate Judge Erin Wilder-Doomes for United States District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana and worked as a legal intern for a regional engineering company, where he gained experience in commercial contracts and corporate governance. Since graduating Morgan has worked in the insurance defense field, defending insurance companies from claims that were suspected to be fraudulent and referred to company’s Special Investigative Units (SIU). His practice primarily focuses on Maritime and Commercial Litigation.

Bars and Admissions

  • Louisiana Bar (2019)
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Middle District of Louisiana (2019)
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals (2019)

Memberships:

  • Federal Bar Association
  • New Orleans Bar Association

 

Education

  • Preparatory Education: Louisiana State University (B.S.B.E., Biological Engineering, 2016)
  • Legal Education: LSU Paul M. Hebert Law Center (J.D./D.C.L. 2019)