Ms. Morrison’s practice focuses upon business litigation and subrogation matters. In addition, Ms. Morrison represents clients in probate matters, probate litigation and business bankruptcies. Prior to joining Skierski Jain PLLC, Ms. Morrison spent two years working in federal civil rights litigation at the Constitutional Law Center for Muslims in America, first as a law clerk and later as a fellow. While there, her work centered upon a broad variety of legal issues, ranging from employment discrimination to complex First Amendment claims.  During law school, Ms. Morrison interned with YMCA International Services in Houston, where she worked primarily on behalf of refugees and asylum seekers. She also worked as a student attorney with SMU’s Family Immigration Detention Clinic, where she assisted in providing legal aid to the women and children detained at the ICE detention center in Karnes City, Texas. Ms. Morrison was also a recipient of the Judge Elmo B. Hunter Legal Clinic for Victims of Crimes Against Women scholarship. Ms. Morrison graduated with honors from Texas A&M University in 2015, immediately prior to attending law school at SMU Dedman School of Law.

Bar Admissions:

·      Texas 

Professional History:

·      Constitutional Law Center for Muslims in America, Fellow

·      YMCA International Services, Law Clerk

·      301st District Court of Texas, Legal Intern

Education:

·      J.D., Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law, 2018, Cum Laude

Student Attorney, Family Immigration Detention Clinic

Family law Association, Treasurer

Judge Elmo B. Hunter Legal Center for Victims of Crimes Against Women, scholarship recipient

·      B.A., Texas A&M University, 2015, Cum Laude

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

International Studies, focus in Arabic

Professional Affiliations:

  • Member, Texas Bar Association, Civil Liberties and Civil Rights Section and Women and the Law Section

  • Member, Dallas Bar Association

  • Member, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

  • Member, DFW Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers 

 

Contact Alyssa Morrison

Phone:

Direct Dial:  (214) 446-0335                       Facsimile:  (214) 446-0327

Email:

AMorrison@SkiJain.com