Charles Morgan, Esq.
Client Consulting; Corporate
Law School: Columbia University School of Law
Undergraduate: University of North Carolina
Charles serves as a senior client consultant as well as Executive VP and General Counsel for the LegalPartners, LLC and its holdings, including The Partners Group, Legalpeople and Engage.
Charles previously served as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for BellSouth Corporation, where he directed the legal affairs of the company; Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Chiquita Brands International; and Vice President and Senior Corporate Counsel with Kraft, Inc. He also practiced with Davis Polk in New York was a partner in Mayer Brown’s Chicago office.
For his service to the profession, Charles has been recognized by the U. S. Supreme Court Historical Society (Amicus Curiae Award), the Anti-Defamation League (Elbert P. Tuttle Jurisprudence Award), the Lawyer Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Brown v. Board of Education Award), the Supreme Court of Georgia (Amicus Curiae Award), the Association of Corporate Counsel (Legal Diversity Award), the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (Diversity Award), Coalition of Bar Associations of Color (National Diversity Leadership Award), the State Bar of Georgia (Commitment to Equality Award) and the Gate City Bar Association (President’s Award of Excellence).
With LegalPartners, Charles leverages his vast experience managing major corporation legal departments and law firm practices to help senior in-house counsel and practice leaders devise strategies to efficiently and effectively manage legal resources and optimize spend while minimizing risk.