Kerry J. Morgan focuses her practice on corporate law, public finance, real estate & land use, school law and municipal law.
Her corporate practice includes contractual litigation and shareholder disputes, along with organizational, corporate governance, transactional and financing matters for small corporations and non-profit organizations.
Kerry also handles land use and real estate matters, including representing municipalities with zoning, municipal land use and local government matters.
In public finance, Kerry serves as counsel to clients, including non-profit organizations, in numerous private placement financings. She has represented many municipal clients and authorities throughout New Jersey as bond counsel, assisting them with their issuance of general obligation and revenue bonds, and has worked with state agencies in conduit financings on behalf of her clients. In many public finance transactions, Ms. Morgan serves as underwriter’s counsel or trustee’s counsel.
She also represents school boards of education throughout New Jersey as their bond counsel, providing legal guidance through the referendum process, financing of school construction projects, and the issuance of bonds and refunding bonds.
Kerry has assisted municipalities and school boards in the general counsel role as well, advising the firm’s clients on legal matters involving public meetings, public records, contracts, labor, and personnel issues.
Currently an adjunct professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University and Brookdale Community College, Kerry teaches courses in Corporate Law, Business Law, and Computer Applications in the Law. She lives in Spring Lake Heights, New Jersey with her husband, John, and three children.
Kerry received her Juris Doctor from Seton Hall University School of Law. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration, with a major in Accounting from Kent State University, which she attended on a full scholarship for women’s basketball. She is admitted to practice law in New Jersey.
- New Jersey
- New Jersey State Bar Association
- Monmouth County Bar Association
- National Association of Bond Lawyers
- Monmouth County Association of School Business Officials (MCASBO)
- Spring Lake Heights Board of Education (former President)