Ralph R. Morrison

Of Counsel

Ralph Morrison practices in the area of fiduciary litigation, estate and charitable planning, trusts and estates, and probate (advising administrators).

He served as a Partner with Jones Day, formerly Hansell & Post, for 25 years before becoming a
co-founder of Wallace, Morrison & Casteel, subsequently Wallace & Morrison.

Ralph served as past Chair of the Fiduciary Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), and serves as an appointed member of the ACTEC Fiduciary Litigation Committee.  He is also active in the Georgia Bar Association and frequently speaks in front of professional groups.

PHONE: 404-872-8156

FAX: 404-523-8323

EMAIL: ralphmorrison@djuricspratt.com

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1985
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Emory University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, 1975
  • Georgia State University College of Law, J.D., Lead Articles Editor, 1985

Professional Honors & Affiliations

  • 2016 Lawyer of the Year, Litigation - Trusts & Estates by U.S. News Best Lawyers
  • Georgia “Super Lawyer” by Law & Politics Magazine
  • Lawyer of the Year – Trusts and Estates, U.S. Best Lawyers
  • Atlanta’s “Legal Elite” by Georgia Trend Magazine
  • The American College of Trust and Estate Counsel, Fiduciary Litigation Committee and Legislative Committee
  • Fiduciary Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, Past Chair
  • Atlanta Estate Planning Council
  • Georgia Bar Association
  • Listed in Chambers and Partners

Community Involvement

  • Atlanta Historical Society, Past Trustee and Chair of Planned Giving Society
  • Historical Oakland Foundation, Trustee Chair, Advisory Board
  • Atlanta Preservation Center Board
  • Emory University, Planned Giving Committee
  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Planned Giving Board
  • All Saint’s Episcopal Church, Planned Giving Board