Morey M. Myers

Morey Myers is one of Pennsylvania’s most respected lawyers with extensive experience across multiple areas of practice. He is one of MBK’s founding partners and today serves actively of counsel at the firm. Prior to founding MBK, Morey served as general counsel to Pennsylvania Governor Robert P. Casey, general counsel for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and Pennsylvania Assistant Attorney General. From 1990 to 1995, he was a partner in the Philadelphia-based firm of Schnader, Harrison, Segal and Lewis where he advised businesses and individuals on all aspects of legal and commercial matters. Morey currently focuses his practice on complex civil litigation, civil rights issues, and criminal investigations at the state and federal level, as well as counselling businesses on all aspects of business and finance law. 

Morey is a Fellow of the American Bar Association and a former commissioner of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws. The Fellows are a global honorary society of attorneys, judges, law faculty, and legal scholars whose public and private careers have demonstrated outstanding dedication to the highest principles of the legal profession and to the welfare of their communities. Membership in the Fellows is limited to one percent of lawyers licensed to practice in each jurisdiction.

Morey passes on the legal knowledge and experience he has gained over decades of practice through his writing and teaching. He was a contributing author of the American Bar Association Handbook on Antitrust Grand Jury Investigations and the Temple Law Quarterly. He has contributed to the Harvard University-Brandeis University Cooperative Research Project for the Development of Israel Law. In academics, Morey has served as visiting lecturer at Yale University, Rutgers University, the University of Scranton, Haverford College, Hamilton College, University of Wyoming, Lafayette College and Temple University.

Morey is an active member of his local community and has been honored many times for his philanthropy. He is a long-time supporter of Lackawanna Pro Bono, Jewish Family Services, the Scranton Area Community Foundation, and many other organizations. He served on the Board of Trustees of The University of Scranton and as chair of its Commitment to Excellence Campaign, and received an honorary degree from the University in 2012.

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