Louisiana business and insurance law attorney, Jennifer Treadway Morris, has served construction industry businesses, self-insured employers, entrepreneurs and small business clients throughout Louisiana from Greater Baton Rouge to Greater New Orleans and the North Shore since her admission to the Louisiana Bar in 1994.
Treadway Morris is a former assistant professor of Professional Practice at the Paul M. Hebert Law Center of Louisiana State University. Treadway Morris also served as a Judicial Research Attorney for the Honorable Vanessa Whipple, Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal.
Prior to teaching, Treadway Morris litigated with a Baton Rouge law firm, where she concentrated in the areas of insurance and business law, medical malpractice defense, insurance defense, and workers' compensation defense litigation. She served as a consultant for the revision of Group Self Insurance Fund laws and regulations. She also obtained USL&H licenses for several Group SIFs and was lead counsel for several Group SIFs on appeals of Insurance Department compliance audits.
During law school, she was a Dean Hebert Scholarship recipient, Chancellor's List member, Co-chairman of the Flory Trial Competition, Student Bar Association representative, and received the American Jurisprudence Award for UCC Security Devices. Following law school, she obtained financial (Series 7 and Series 66) licenses and Louisiana life, health, and accident insurance licenses.
Her practice now concentrates in providing comprehensive business and legal advice to the business entrepreneur. She focuses on commercial transactions, regulatory law, construction law, business formation, trademark, copyright, and employment law.
She is currently on the executive board of Catholic High School Mother's Club and board member of Family Road of Greater Baton Rouge. Classes/Seminars
Cover The Uninsured (May 2008), Louisiana Department of Insurance & Blue
Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Balance Work Life and Family Responsibilities (Feb 2007), The Baton Rouge
Association of Women Attorneys
5th Annual Workers' Compensation Executive Forum, Self Insurance Institute of America, May 2003
Appellate Advocacy, LSU Law Center, 1998 - 2002
Legal Research & Writing, LSU Law Center, 1998 - 2002
Professional Associations and Memberships
Self Insurance Institute of America, Member
Louisiana Association of Self Insured Employers, Member
Self Insurance Institute of America, Past Member, Workers' Compensation Committee
Louisiana Bar Association, Member
Baton Rouge Bar Association, Member
Pro Bono Activities
Our Lady of Mercy School - Headroom Mom
Our Lady of Mercy School - Fair Volunteer
Our Lady of Mercy School - Grandparents' Day Volunteer
LSU Law Center - Mock Trial Volunteer
Southern University Law Center - Orientation Volunteer
Coloring Corporate - Corporate Boulevard Businesses Association - President, 1996 - 1998
LSU Law Center - Entering Freshman Orientation, Introduction to Professionalism volunteer
Forum 35 Volunteer - Board Member, 2008; ArtMob Co-chair, 2007; Viva il Vino
Co-chair, 2007 and ArtMelt Committee Member, 2007
Public Education Project (PEP), Committee member, 2007- Present & PEP Talk Co-Chair 2008
St. Thomas More School Mission Day Volunteer
St. Thomas More School Science Fair Volunteer
Live After Five, Chairman, Volunteer Committee, 2008
Family Road of Greater Baton Rouge, 2009 - 2012
Catholic High School Mothers' Club, Executive Board, 2011 - 2012