The Morris Law Firm has been assisting our clients to reach favorable resolutions with the legal process since 1998. Our attorneys and staff provide personal attention to each client to best assist them in understanding all their legal options and the ramifications of each of those decisions.

 

If you have been injured on the job or in an accident, have traffic tickets, need help with an immigration issue or a criminal case, give us a call. We will give your case the attention it needs to reach a fair and prompt resolution.

 

CRIMINAL


The Morris Law Firm represents clients in all kinds of criminal cases.  We represent clients in all criminal courts in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.  The Morris Law Firm has a great deal of experience representing clients before the Dallas County Criminal Courts.  The Morris Law Firm also has a great deal of experience representing clients before the Dallas County Criminal District Courts.  The Morris Law Firm represents clients in both misdemeanors and felonies before the Dallas County Criminal Courts.  We can represent you on DWI cases.  If you have a DWI case The Morris Law Firm will help you keep your driver’s license through the process. 


The Morris Law Firm also represents clients in theTarrant County Criminal Courtsas well as the Tarrant County Criminal District Courts.  As in Dallas County, The Morris Law Firm represents clients in both felony and misdemeanor criminal cases.  The Morris Law Firm has a great deal of experience in representing clients in drug cases.

 

The Morris Law Firm also represents clients who have warrants and need bonds posted.  We can represent you in any kind of criminal case. 
The Morris Law Firm represents clients in the following types of cases as well as many others:

 

  • Felonies
  • DWI
  • Warrants
  • Assault
  • Forgery
  • Misdemeanors
  • Drugs
  • Bonds
  • Family Violence
  • Weapons charges

Immigration blog:

ASYLUM IN THE UNITED STATES

Political Asylum is granted by the United States to people who have suffered persecution or fear of persecution due to:
-Race
-Religion
-Nationality
-Membership in a particular social group
-Political opinion
You must apply for Asylum within one year of entering the United States.  Your spouse and unmarried underage children may be included in your application.
Many people in Removal Proceedings attempt [...]

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Criminal defense blog:

WHAT TO DO AND WHAT NOT TO DO DURING ARREST

If you are ever arrested, there are some common sense “Do’s and Don’ts” to remember.  It is not a pleasant experience, but you will get through it ok with a little patience.
DO:
-Remain polite.
-Provide your name, address, date of birth and politely let them know you are invoking your 4th Amendment right to remain silent. Then [...]

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IMMIGRATION


The Morris Law Firm represents clients in al types of immigration cases.  We represent clients in cases before the Unites States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS).  We represent clients in cases such as applying for family petitions before the USCIS.  We represent clients in applying for permanent resident visas before the USCIS.

 

Citizenship is another part of the immigration process where The Morris Law Firm represents clients before the USCIS.  We can let you know whether you are eligible for citizenship and we can help you through the process.  There are some people who should not apply for citizenship because of certain legal issues.  If you are one of those people we will let you know.  It is important that people talk to immigration lawyers before applying for citizenship because of this.


In addition to the above, The Morris Law Firm represents clients in asylum cases.  If you feel that you have been persecuted in your home country we can advise you as to whether or not you can apply for asylum.  The Morris Law Firm represents clients in asylum cases before the USCIS.

 

The Morris Law Firm attends all immigration interviews that our clients have with the USCIS.  It is important that you have a lawyer with you when attending immigration interviews. 

 

The Morris Law Firm also represents clients in deportation and removal cases before immigration judges in immigration court.  The immigration courts are part of the United States Department of Justice Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR).  The immigration judges are part of the Justice Department and they do not work for the USCIS.  The Morris Law Firm has a great deal of experience in representing clients in immigration court before immigration judges. 
The Morris Law Firm represents clients in the following types of cases as well as many others:

 

  • Family Petitions
  • Permanent Resident Visas
  • Citizenship
  • Asylum
  • Deportation and Removal
  • Employment Visas
  • Temporary Visas
  • Removal of Conditional Permanent Residence

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Family Law blog:

Family Violence in Texas

Texas Penal Code 22.01 deals with the offenses of assault.  If a person intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another, the defendant will generally be charged with a Class A Misdemeanor.  However, if the defendant has previously been convicted of an assault and the victim of the assault is related to the defendant [...]

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FAMILY LAW


At the Morris Law Firm, we understand how important families are.  However, there are times that the family is split.  In these difficult times, you need an attorney that not only protects your legal rights, but also understands the emotional difficulties.  If you have children, you must protect your rights.  We can assist with the following issues:

 

  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Spousal Maintenance
  • Adoption
  • Name changes
  • Temporary Restraining Orders
  • Suspension of Parental rights
  • Custodial rights
  • Abandonment
  • Visitation
  • Post-Divorce issues
  • Property Division

Workers' Compensation blog:

COURSE AND SCOPE OF EMPLOYMENT TEXAS WORKERS COMPENSATION

There are many hurdles to overcome when dealing with a Texas Workers’ Compensation claim.  One of the earliest hurdles is did the injury occur while in the course and scope of the injured workers’ employment.  Only injuries which occur in the “Course and Scope” of employment will be covered by a Texas workers compensation policy.
The [...]

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WORKERS’ COMPENSATION


We have been handling work related injuries since 1996.  We can assist with your claim from start to finish.  We handle claims before the Dallas, Fort Worth and Denton field offices of the Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC).  We can also assist with your claim if your employer is a non-subscriber to workers compensation.  We can assist with the following issues:

 

  • Compensable injury
  • Temporary Income Benefits ( TIBs )
  • Average Weekly Wage ( AWW )
  • Denied Claim
  • Coverage Issues
  • Employer/Employee issues
  • Intoxication denial
  • Change of Treating Doctor
  • Network doctor issues
  • Act of God
  • Maximum Medical Improvement
  • Dispute Carrier doctor
  • Death Claim
  • Impairment Rating ( IR )
  • Late filing of claim
  • Denied surgery
  • Supplemental Income Benefits ( SIBs )
  • Bad Faith
  • Third Party Claims
  • Life Time Income Benefits ( LIBs )
  • Construction accidents
  • Self insured employers
  • Non-subscriber claims
  • Chronic conditions
  • Extent of injury
  • Denied body parts
  • Denied medical treatment

Personal Injury blog:

How to Handle a Texas Accident with an Uninsured Driver

Texas has gone to great lengths to require drivers in Texas to carry at least the minimum level of car insurance.  However, the Insurance Journal in July of 2012 believes that there are still 2.6 million drivers in Texas without insurance.
What happens if you are in an accident with one of these 2.6 million drivers?  [...]

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ACCIDENTS


Have you been in an accident?  Allow us to protect your interest.  At the Morris Law Firm, we help people with many types of injuries.  We will help you with your case from start to finish.  We will help you find a doctor that will treat your injuries while your case is pending.   Did you lose your vehicle because of the accident?  We can assist you in getting a rental and collecting your property damage.  DO NOT SETTLE with an insurance company till you’ve had the settlement reviewed by an attorney.  We assist with the following:

 

  • Auto accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Slip and falls
  • 18 wheeler accidents
  • Dog bites
  • Victim of assaults
  • Premise liability
  • Serious injuries
  • Drunk driver
  • Hit and run
  • Uninsured motorist
  • Nursing home injuries
  • Day care injuries
  • Construction site injuries
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