John J. Morgan (Stamford, Connecticut)
John J. Morgan (Stamford, Connecticut)

John J. Morgan

Licensed for 24 years

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation, Litigation in State and Federal Court 9 more areas of practice + 9 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Partner at firm Barr & Morgan
Contact
203-883-9956

John J. Morgan

203-883-9956

Credit cards accepted

Serving Stamford, CT view address

Partner at firm Barr & Morgan

Serving Stamford, CT view address

Credit cards accepted

Awards AV Preeminent

About John J. Morgan

John J. Morgan confesses to representing the interests of Insurance carriers in his early career. He then adapted his training, knowledge, experience and command of insurance skills for the benefit of injured people. Over the years since, he has recovered millions of dollars for his injured clients. He leads the firm's Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation practice.

Representing Petroleum Dealers and Small Business:

John J. Morgan is lead litigation counsel for the Gasoline and Automotive Service Dealers of America, Inc. (GASDA) and its members. He is also GASDA’s Chief Legislative Consultant. He has an exceptional track record of success representing Gasoline Dealers in S...

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John J. Morgan confesses to representing the interests of Insurance carriers in his early career. He then adapted his training, knowledge, experience and command of insurance skills for the benefit of injured people. Over the years since, he has recovered millions of dollars for his injured clients. He leads the firm's Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation practice.

Representing Petroleum Dealers and Small Business:

John J. Morgan is lead litigation counsel for the Gasoline and Automotive Service Dealers of America, Inc. (GASDA) and its members. He is also GASDA’s Chief Legislative Consultant. He has an exceptional track record of success representing Gasoline Dealers in State & Federal Court. He is leading the Firm into its Second Generation representing Gasoline Dealers and their Families.

Professional Associations and Memberships:


• Fairfield County Bar Association

• American Bar Association, Member, Torts and Insurance Practice Section, Litigation Section, Franchise Forum

• Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Life Member

• Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Life Member

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Representative Cases:

• 189 Connecticut Ave., LLC v. Melville Corp., 2009 WL 1537883, (D.Conn.)

• 189 Connecticut Ave., LLC v. Melville Corp, D.Conn., 3:09cv00260 (Real Property - Rent/Eviction)

• Bhinder v. Sun Co., Inc., 819 A.2d 822, (Conn. 2003)

• Bhinder v. Sun Co., Inc., 717 A.2d 202, (Conn. 1998)

• Bruce, ET AL v. Motiva Enterprises, D.Conn., 3:00cv01831 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• C.C. Mase Inc v. CPD Properties Inc ET AL, D.Conn., 3:08cv01272 (Contracts - Gasoline Franchise)

• C.C. Mase Inc ET AL v. Motiva Enterprises LLC ET AL, D.Conn., 3:03cv02265 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• Ceraso v. Motiva Ent, LLC, ET AL, C.A.2, Feb. 4, 2002 02-7126 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• Ceraso v. Motiva Ent, LLC, ET AL, D.Conn., 3:01CV00193 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• Ceraso v. Motiva Enterprises, LLC, 326 F.3d 303, (2nd Cir.(Conn 2003)

• Colony Farms of Colchester Inc v. New England Petroleum LP ET AL, D.Conn., 3:07cv00585 (PMPA Franchise Action)

• Commissioner v. Kapadwala

• Dunkin' Donuts Franchised Restaurants LLC ET AL v. Richmond Donut, Inc. ET AL, E.D.N.Y., 1:09cv00898 (Contracts - Franchise)

• Febus v. Guardian First Funding Group, LLC, S.D.N.Y., 1:10cv02590 (Class action, Labor & Employment)

• Harper v. Arnold Transportation Svc Inc ET AL, 3:04cv00479 (Torts/Negligence - Personal Injury - Motor Vehicle)

• Hartford Gas Inc ET AL v. Motiva Ent, LLC ET AL, D.Conn., 3:09cv00070 (Torts/Environmental Law)

• Hoyt Livery Inc ET AL v. Cherival ET AL, D.Conn., 3:08cv00500 (Intellectual Property - Trademark/Trade Name)

• Horicka ET AL v. Attorney General ET AL, D.Conn., 3:06cv01839 (Prisoner Rights - Mandamus)

• Kennynick LLC ET AL v. Standard Petroleum Co, D.Conn., 3:09cv00257 (Class Action Tax Fraud)

Kim v. International Nail & Spa Corp. II ET AL, D.Conn., 3:09cv00377 (Contracts)

• Newbank v. International Nail & Spa Corp. II ET AL, E.D.N.Y1:09cv02106 (Contracts - Negotiable Instrument)

• Pruitt v. New England Petroleum Ltd. Partnership, 2006 WL 3332773, (D.Conn. 2006)

• Roll-A-Cover LLC v. Cohen ET AL, D.Conn., 3:09cv01378 (Business dispute - contracts)

• Rudy's Limousine Service, Inc. v. Dept. of Transp., 826 A.2d 1161, (Conn.App., 2003)

• Salaman v. BullockK ET AL, D.Conn., 3:05cv00876 (Prisoner Rights - Civil Rights)

• Spadacinni v. Motiva Enterprises, LLC

• Tasneen Gas, LL v. CPD Properties LLC ET AL, D.Conn., 3:09cv00308 (PMPA Action)

• Tishio, John v. Peter J. Boccarrossa, Civil, Contracts, Conn.Super., FST-CV-09-5013034-S (Contracts)

• Vernal, ET AL v. Amoco Oil, ET AL, C.A.2, 99-9383 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• Vernal, ET AL v. Amoco Oil Company, ET AL, D.Conn., 3:98cv02280 (Federal Statutes - PMPA)

• Western World Ins. Co. v. Architectural Builders of Westport, LLC, 247 F.R.D. 293, (D.Conn. 2008)

• Western World Ins. Co. v. Architectural Builders of Westport, LLC, 520 F.Supp.2d 408, (D.Conn. 2007)

• Western World Ins Co v. Architectural Builders of Westport LLC ET AL, D.Conn., 3:06cv01605 (Contracts - Insurance)







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Client Reviews

  • 4.9/5.0 2 reviews
  • 100% client recommended 2 recommendations
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  • Quality of Service

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  • Value for Money

    4.5/5.0
  • 4.8/5.0 by a Small Business on 03/21/11

    My experience with Attorney John Morgan was very good. He is ethical straight forward, knowledgeable and effective. Read more

    My experience with Attorney John Morgan was very good. He is ethical straight forward, knowledgeable and effective.

    • Communication

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Small Business on 05/09/09

    We have used the firm for over 20-years, but the addition of John has brought us to a new level. As most of us know, lawyers never call you back, but the tradition of th... Read more

    We have used the firm for over 20-years, but the addition of John has brought us to a new level. As most of us know, lawyers never call you back, but the tradition of this firm has been to always respond and John has expanded on that tradition by utilizing technology that increased communication and response times for not only himself, but the entire firm!

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Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 20 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.5/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.5/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.5/5.0
  • Communication

    4.4/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • 4.8/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/21/12 in Workers Compensation

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      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 05/23/12 in Litigation

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      5.0/5.0
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  • 4.4/5.0 by a Deputy General Counsel on 05/10/12 in Litigation

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Staff Lawyer on 05/05/12 in Personal Injury

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  • 3.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/29/12 in Civil Litigation

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      3.0/5.0
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  • 4.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/23/12 in Franchise Litigation

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      4.0/5.0
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      4.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 04/23/12 in Personal Injury

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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 04/21/12 in Franchises and Franchising

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    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 04/21/12 in Personal Injury

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 04/16/12 in Civil Litigation

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      5.0/5.0
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      5.0/5.0
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Community Contributions

      Credentials

      Position
      Partner
      Admission Details
      Admitted in 1992, Connecticut
      1993, New York
      U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut
      U.S. District Court, Southern, Northern and Eastern Districts of New York
      U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
      Supreme Court of the United States
      US Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
      Credit Cards Accepted
      Law School Attended
      Villanova University School of Law
      Class of 1992
      J.D.
      University Attended
      State University of New York at Albany
      Class of 1989
      B.A.
      Criminal Law and Sociology, cum laude
      Associations & Memberships
      Connecticut (Member, Sections on: Federal Practice
      Litigation Section
      Workers Compensation) and American (Member, Sections on: Torts and Insurance Practice
      Forum on Franchising) Bar Associations
      American Inns of Court.

      Areas of Law

      • Personal Injury
      • Worker's Compensation
      • Litigation in State and Federal Court
      • PMPA Litigation
      • Termination and Non-Renewal
      • Franchise Law
      • Insurance Law
      • Car Accident
      • Slip and Fall
      • Products Liability
      • General Business Law
      • Environmental Law