Eric J. Morrison


Middle Tennessee State University (B.S., magna cum laude, 1984)
University of Tennessee (J.D., 1987)

Admitted to Tennessee Bar, 1987

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Tennessee, 1989

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Tennessee, 2003

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 1989

United States Supreme Court, 2011


  • Editor-in-Chief, Tennessee Judicial Newsletter, 1986-1987
  • Author: “The Rights of Nonsmokers in Tennessee,” Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 54, No. 4, Summer, 1987
  • Member: Knoxville and Tennessee Bar Associations
  • Fellow of the Knoxville Bar Foundation
  • Hearing Committee Member for the Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee, 2015-2021
  • Executive Editor of DICTA (Official Publication of the Knoxville Bar Association), 1990-2002
  • Member, Seymour United Methodist Church since 2000; past Chair of the Staff Parish Relations Committee; past Chair of the Trustees Committee

Eric J. Morrison, Knoxville Attorney with Lipsey, Morrison, Waller, & Lipsey, P.C.