Morrison & Morrison

Morrison & Morrison

We are trial lawyers, serving clients for over 50 years. We concentrate our practice on in personal injury and medical malpractice. We also handle commercial and real estate litigation. We are committed to obtaining a just result for all our clients

Firm Overview

Morrison & Morrison has been representing injured clients for over 50 years. We have obtained jury verdicts and settlements in excess of $1,000,000. Our attorneys are committed to obtaining a just and fair result for all of our clients. Our attorneys are known for their ability to provide the experience and quality of a large law firm, while also offering the individualized attention of a small law firm. Contact our Waukegan law office to schedule a free consultation with one of our lawyers.

Joseph T. Morrison has been a trial lawyer for over 35 years. He has handled multi-million dollar cases, and tried over 100 cases to verdict. He handles all types of real estate lawsuits, including eminent domain cases. He also represents numerous clients in commercial or business disputes. He handles rezoning cases, as well as municipal law issues and litigation. He is known for representing professionals and even other lawyers. Yet he gives every client his personal attention. He is in court for his clients almost every week. He has tried cases in many counties in Illinois, but most of his cases are in Lake, Mc Henry, or Cook County, Illinois. Mr. Morrison has also handles cases in the Appellate Courts of Illinois. He is married to State Senator Julie Morrison, 29th District of Illinois.
Mr. Morrison has tried dozens of eminent domain cases to verdict and been involved with at over 100 eminent domain cases. Mr. Morrison has tried more eminent domain cases in Lake County, Illinois, than any other active attorney. Mr. Morrison has been involved in over five verdicts in excess of $1,000,000.00. He has represented a variety of public bodies, including the Lake County Forest Preserve District, Buffalo Grove Park District, and other municipalities. He now represents owners who are having their land taken by a public body, including IDOT, and has tried numerous cases to verdict on behalf of owners.

Donald J. Morrison now concentrates the majority of his practice in plaintiffs personal injury, product liability, and medical malpractice litigation. He is the past president of the Lake County Bar Association. He has significant experience on both the plaintiff and defendant side of complex product liability and medical malpractice lawsuits. He has obtained several multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for plaintiffs in personal injury, product liability, and medical malpractice lawsuits. Specifically, he handled a Kane County record $7.5 million medical malpractice settlement , a $2.5 million medical malpractice verdict, a $2.48 million personal injury settlement, a $2 million auto accident settlement, and a $1 million product liability settlement.

Margaret Borcia has trial and appellate experience in a variety of different types of land use cases. Mrs. Borcia has represented both municipalities and landowners in zoning petitions and litigation. Mrs. Borcia has tried a zoning case to verdict which involved one of the largest differentials of value reported in Illinois. She also has substantial experience with eminent domain cases in which she has represented both landowners and the condemning authorities. She has represented municipalities as corporate and litigation counsel. Her municipal experience includes representation of individuals in their various dealings with municipalities including zoning, annexation, approval of subdivisions and ordinance disputes. She also has litigation experience in plaintiff's personal injury actions, product liability cases, professional negligence suits including medical malpractice, contract disputes, real estates and business litigation.
Main Office
Main Office
32 North West Street
Waukegan  IL  60085
  • (847) 244-2660
  • (847) 244-6817
Personal Injury
Morrison & Morrison handles all types of complex personal injury cases, including car accidents, wrongful death, product liability, slip and falls, trucking accidents, motorcycle injuries, injuries at nursing homes, and dog bites.
Morrison & Morrison has obtained several multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for plaintiffs in personal injury, and product liability cases, including a $2.48 million personal injury settlement, a $2 million auto accident settlement, and a $1 million product liability settlement.
Medical Malpractice
Morrison & Morrison handles medical negligence cases, including physician negligence, hospital malpractice, malpractice causing birth injuries or brain injuries, nursing home cases, or other medical professional malpractice cases.
Morrison & Morrison handled a case where Kane County record $7.5 million medical malpractice settlement was obtained. They have also tried a case in Lake County, resulting in a $2.5 million medical malpractice verdict.

Morrison & Morrison understands that mistakes can happen. Doctors and Hospitals are expected to deliver appropriate and safe care to their patients, and usually do. But when your care falls below the reasonable standard of care and results in a serious injury, you need the type of lawyer who is familiar with medical records and can evaluate your case based on decades of experience. You need a lawyer like the ones at Morrison & Morrison who have tried these cases to verdict and can handle your case from beginning to end.

Joseph Morrison

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