Timothy James Morris

Los Angeles Insurance Lawyer

Timothy J. Morris has more than 30 years of experience representing policyholders in state and federal trial and appellate courts in disputes arising over claims, an insurer's duty to defend, and other policy benefits, premiums, and rescissions. Over the years, he has successfully handled individual and class action lawsuits against health insurers and HMOs, mutual insurance companies, and disability, life, property and liability carriers.

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Federal district courts in California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Education

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 1977
  • University of Southern California, 1975

Representative Cases

  • Ticconi v. Blue Shield of California Life & Health Ins. Co., 160 Cal.App.4th 528 (2008);
  • Broberg v. Guardian Life Ins. Co. of America, 171 Cal. App. 4th 912 (2009);
  • Allstate Ins. Co. v. Overton, 160 Cal.App.3d 843 (1984);
  • Garrett v. Blue Cross of California, San Luis Obispo Superior Court, Case No. 001042;
  • Papadakis v. Northwestern Mutual Life Ins. Co., Los Angeles Superior Court, Case No. BC 322788

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • American Bar Association