Fox Rothschild Names Sharon Oras Morgan as New Office Managing Partner in WilmingtonApril 3, 2015 – Press Releases
Fox Rothschild LLP is pleased to announce that Sharon Oras Morgan will assume the role of office managing partner for the firm’s Wilmington office, effective April 1.
The office managing partner is charged with overseeing and managing the day-to-day office operations in addition to serving on the firm’s Executive Committee, which sets overall firm policy.
Morgan will take over the role of Wilmington office managing partner from Neal J. Levitsky, who served a five-year term in the position.
A leader in the firm, Morgan also serves as co-chair of the Environmental Practice Group and co-chair of the Business Development Subcommittee of the Women’s Initiative. She previously served as co-chair of the Connectivity Subcommittee of the Women’s Initiative.
In her legal practice, Morgan has counseled clients, particularly those in the environmental services, transportation, and manufacturing industries, for more than two decades on complex environmental and commercial matters. Her national practice is also known for its focus on real estate, toxic tort, and trust and estate litigation.
Morgan’s clients rely on her strategic counsel with issues arising in connection with environmental, health and safety laws, regulations and policies, including Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), New Jersey Spill Act, Delaware Hazardous Sites Cleanup Act, Land Recycling and Remediation Standards Act (Act 2), Pennsylvania Clean Streams Act, Underground Storage Tank Act, Clean Water Act, Toxic Substances Control Act, Coastal Zone Act, Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Morgan received her J.D. from Widener University School of Law in 1990, her M.B.A. from University of Delaware in 2004 and her B.A. from Rutgers University in 1987.