George M. Morris
George joined The Hassell Law Group in 2016. He comes from an entire family of doctors and has extensive medical knowledge which he uses regularly in our practice.
George represents clients in personal injury claims and personal injury litigation and arbitration. He has an undefeated record in arbitration handled on behalf of the firm’s clients.
Some of George’s recent case results include a $750,000 settlement for a 70-year-old client who sustained a femur fracture that required surgery from a fall accident caused by negligent property maintenance; a $300,000 settlement for a family injured by uninsured negligent driver who caused an accident with the family’s vehicle; and a $190,000 result for an elderly San Francisco pedestrian injured in a crosswalk by a negligent driver sustaining a non-surgical knee injury.
In 2021, the national lawsuit results ranking site Top Verdict recognized George for his exceptional case results achieved in 2020 on behalf of three of the firm’s clients. George was honored for his work on three cases all of which ranked in the:
- Top 100 Motor Vehicle Accident Settlements in California
George received his undergraduate degree from Stanford University. He obtained his law degree from The University of California, Hastings College of the Law. He was admitted to practice law in California in 2017.
Prior to joining the firm, George clerked for the California Court of Appeal, First District. He also worked at top San Francisco plaintiff’s firm Kornblum, Cochran, Erickson, and Harbison, LLP on personal injury cases, public entity claims, insurance bad faith, and medical malpractice cases.
George is a member of:
- The San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
- The American Bar Association
- Bar Association of San Francisco
- California Young Lawyers Association
George is a loyal public servant. In 2014, he received an Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service Award from The Justice and Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco. He has been honored for his pro bono work on behalf of Homeless Legal Services. He has also volunteered at the Family Violence Law Center in Alameda County.
In his spare time, George loves to bicycle ride, cook, and run along the Bay.