Richard P Morris
Attorney Richard Morris is a Managing Partner of Klein, Wagner & Morris, LLP, a law firm in New York, NY. As a lawyer in New York, New York, attorney Morris serves New York County, as well as clients throughout New York.
Areas of Practice
- Employee Benefits
- Social Security Disability
- Workers' Compensation
Admitted to Practice Law
- 1974, New York; 1975, US District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York; US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; US Supreme Court
|:||Adelphi University, BA, 1970|
|Law School||:||Brooklyn Law School, JD, 1973|
- Mr. Morris is the Secretary and Treasurer of the New York Social Security Bar Association, and is a current member of its Board of Directors, having held this position for over 20 years (1983 - )
- Mr. Morris is a past president of the 3,500-member National Association of Social Security Claimants' Representatives (NOSSCR) and serves on its Council of Past Presidents. He has testified before the subcommittee on Social Security of the United States House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means on disability and other issues. He has received the Eileen Sweeney Distinguished Service Award in appreciation of his service to the disabled communities.
Engaged in private practice since 1976, Mr. Morris’ time is devoted primarily to the litigation of Social Security Disability, retirement cases and Long-Term Disability cases on the administrative level as well as in the federal courts. His experience as an attorney encompasses all facets thereof, having handled several thousand cases thus far in his career.
In addition, together with Mr. Wagner, Mr. Morris is a member of the management committee of the firm, which bears the responsibility for all aspects of law office management and direct supervision of all personnel and the entire case load of the firm.
Born: Bronx, New York, June 25, 1949
Klein, Wagner & Morris, LLP
277 Broadway 9th Floor
New York, New York 10007
Klein, Wagner & Morris, LLP was founded in 1976. Klein, Wagner & Morris, LLP is located in New York County New York.
Social Security Disability, Social Security Appeals, Workers Compensation.