Lanita Morgan, Esq.
Ms. Lanita Morgan is currently Counsel at Lathrop GPM LLP, where she specializes in litigation and dispute resolution, tort litigation and organizational misconduct. She served in the U.S. Navy from 2003 to 2008 as a second-class petty officer operations specialist with surface warfare and air warfare qualifications. Ms. Morgan was stationed on USS Essex LHD-2 out of Sasebo, Japan and USS Oscar Austin DDG-79 in Norfolk, Virginia.
Ms. Morgan received her Bachelor of Arts in Iberian and Latin American Cultures at Stanford University and her Juris Doctor from Michigan State University College of Law. While at Stanford, she served as the financial officer of the Stanford Undergraduate Veteran Association. As the financial officer, she engaged in transitional help for incoming veterans, GI Bill assistance, advising and counseling, campus orientation, morale and welfare and general support for the undergraduate veteran population. Prior to law school, Ms. Morgan served as an intern at the District Attorney's Office for San Mateo County, California. Ms. Morgan has prioritized pro bono as part of her practice throughout the years and her considerable talents will now be put to use in advancing the TVC's mission.