Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Real Estate

Practice Areas
Philip J. Morgan is a Florida Bar board certified specialist in real estate law, concentrating his practice on commercial and residential transactions and the title insurance of those matters. He focuses primarily on working with lenders to successfully close commercial loans secured by real estate or other assets, in addition to loan workouts and foreclosures.

As a member of the firm since its inception in 1975 and the managing partner since 1998, Mr. Morgan has received national recognition for his extensive legal experience. In addition to being named among the Best Lawyers in America from 2013-2021 and a 2016-2018 Florida Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine, he is also AV Preeminent® rated, the highest ranking awarded to attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell.

Mr. Morgan earned his Juris Doctor, with honors, from the University of Florida College of Law, where he was selected for Law Review. Prior to attending law school, he received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. He is a member of the Florida and Broward County Bar Associations and the Broward County Real Estate Council.

Publications and Presented Materials
“Florida Versus Georgia,” Brinkley Morgan Legal Talk Blog, November 24, 2014
“Homestead Protection for ‘Floating Homes,’” Brinkley Morgan Legal Talk Blog, October 30, 2012

AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Best Lawyers in America, U.S. News & World Report, 2013-2021
Florida Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine, 2016-2018

Professional Associations
The Florida Bar
Broward County Bar Association
Broward County Real Estate Council
Florida Bankers Association

Community Engagement
City of Fort Lauderdale Historic Preservation Board


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bachelor of Science, Business Administration
University of Florida College of Law, Juris Doctor with honors
Law Review