About Our Attorneys

CHARLES O. MORGAN, JR (“Charlie”)

Charlie Morgan is a Miami-born lawyer, practicing in wills, estate planning, trusts, sports law, corporate and charitable planning. Charlie began his practice with a tax firm in Coral Gables, and in 1983, began his own firm in North Miami. In April 2015, he relocated back to his present location in Coral Gables. He is rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating for both legal ability and professional excellence.

Education:
Wheaton College, BA in Business and Economics
University of Miami Law School, JD, cum laude
New York University Graduate Law School (Research Associate Fellowship), LLM (taxation), cum laude

Professional activities:
Legal Expert, Senate Finance Committee – Senator Charles Grassley for proposed non-profit tax reform, (2011-2013)
Co-Host, “Money Sense,” weekly talk-show radio program (1995-2003)
Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section, Florida Bar Member, Tax Section, Florida Bar

Charitable activities:
Member, Orange Bowl Committee Miami, Florida (1993- Present)
Executive Director and Trustee, Don Shula Foundation, Inc. Miami, Florida (1989- Present)
Vice President, Morgan Music Company (1965- 1996)
Award Winner, The Simon Daro Dawidowicz Humanitarian and Arts Award (1991)
Executive Committee, Board of Directors, Chairman, Audit Committee Billy Graham Association (1984-Present)
Board of Trustees, Christian Legal Society
Board of Directors, Worldwide Publications Los Angeles, California (1993-Present)
Chairman, Team Hosting, Super Bowl XXIX Host Committee (1994)
Co-Chairman, Team Hosting, Super Bowl XXXII Teams Committee, South Florida (1997-1998)
Board of Directors, Project R.A.R.E. (Save the Reefs),  Miami, Florida (1995- Present)
Director and President, Bay Point Property Owners Association (1975-1984)
Membership Committee, La Gorce Country Club (1996-Present)
Attorney for various charitable and civic organizations
Board of Trustees, The Chatlos Foundation Longwood, Florida (1978- Present)
Trustee, Cove Charitable Trust Fund (2000 – Present)
Board of Directors, Blue Ridge Broadcasting Co., (1990 – Present)
Trustee, Graham Fund (2001 – Present)
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

LAURA M. HORTON

Laura Horton practices in the area of wills, trusts and estate planning, as well as charitable planning.  She was born and raised in Miami

Education:
Miami Country Day School, valedictorian
Wheaton College, with BA Degree
University of Florida Law School, with JD degree

Professional:
Staff attorney, Christian Legal Society, national office, Washington DC
House counsel, W. Allen Morris Foundation, Coral Gables, FL
House counsel, Don Shula Foundation for breast cancer research, Miami FL
Executive Director, National Christian Foundation, Miami office

Charitable activities:
Corporate Secretary, Don Shula Foundation
Host Committee,  Super Bowl XXIX Teams Committee, South Florida (1994)
Member Orange Bowl Committee
Director, Christian Legal Society, National Organization

Coral Gables Florida

Charles O. Morgan, Jr., PA
Attorneys at Law

2121 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Suite 900
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-624-0011

Charles O. Morgan, Jr. – cmorgan@cmorganlaw.net
Laura M. Horton – morganhortonlaw@gmail.com

Coral Gables