Chase Morello specializes in the defense of California public entities in a wide variety of civil litigation, with a focus on police liability and employment matters.
Mr. Morello has experience in responding to complaints, preparing and responding to written discovery, drafting and arguing discovery motions in court, drafting dispositive motions, taking and defending depositions, assisting in trial preparation, and researching, preparing and arguing motions in court. In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Morello also has experience mediating and negotiating settlements where appropriate. Mr. Morello joined the firm as an Associate Attorney in 2022.
Mr. Morello earned his law degree from Berkeley School of Law in Berkeley, CA, where he was a member of the Business Law Journals. Mr. Morello also served on his law review’s editorial website where he authored several articles that summarized California Supreme court decisions affecting water rights issues in CA.
When not working, Mr. Morello enjoys competitive rugby, California beaches, and surfing.