Lee Morris’ practice focuses on complex restructurings, asset acquisitions, controlled liquidations and high-stakes litigation in the bankruptcy and insolvency arena. With more than 20 years of experience, Lee represents a broad range of parties, including debtors, Chapter 11 trustees, lender group agents, ad hoc lender groups and individual lenders, indenture trustees, creditor committees, insurers, receivers, equity holders and directors and officers in a number of different venues throughout the United States.
Lee is Board Certified in Business Bankruptcy by the American Board of Certification. Ranked by Chambers USA as a “Leader in Their Field” of Bankruptcy/Restructuring every year since 2009, he is a frequent speaker on a variety of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights issues, and regularly serves as part of the faculty for trial advocacy programs sponsored by the National Institute of Trial Advocacy. Lee began his legal career with a two-year judicial clerkship with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas (Hon. William Greendyke (retired)).
During his tenure at Munsch Hardt, Lee has served in a number of leadership roles. He currently serves as a member of the Firm's Compensation Committee, and previously served as Chief Operating Officer, Managing Shareholder of the Houston Office and as a member of the Management Committee.