Morgan C. York

Associate

mcyork@gct.law

Contacts

Direct: 312.696.1355

Areas of Practice

Corporate

Estate Planning & Taxation

Morgan York joined Golan Christie Taglia as an associate in 2021 after receiving her law degree from Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Morgan is currently practicing in areas including litigation, corporate, trust and estates, and tax.

While in law school, Morgan served as a domestic relations mediator at the Taliaferro Family and Children Mediation Clinic where she assisted families in reaching agreements best suited for the children involved. She also served as the Executive Production Editor of the Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies. Additionally, Morgan was a fellow with the Center for Law, Society & Culture.

In her free time, Morgan is an avid runner. She trains for marathons and frequently hikes trails throughout the Midwest. Morgan is a fan of college sports teams including the Illini, Irish, and Hoosiers. She also values a good laugh and enjoys watching stand-up comedy.

EDUCATION

Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., 2021

  • Executive Production Editor, Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies
  • Certified Domestic Relations Mediator, Indiana Courts
  • Center for Law, Society & Culture, Fellow

Saint Mary’s College, B.A., Political Science and Sociology, 2018

  • Magna cum laude
  • Spanish minor
  • Presidential Scholar
  • Honors: Dean’s List (2014-2018)

BAR ADMISSIONS

Illinois 2021

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Phi Alpha Delta 2018 – present
North Central Sociological Association 2018 – present

HONORS & AWARDS

Recipient of the 2021 Julia Lamber Award.

Publication of student note in Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies, Volume 28, Issue 2.

Student Note: I Just Took a DNA Test–Turns Out, I’m 100% Breaching My Donor Anonymity Contract: Direct-to-Consumer DNA Testing and Parental Medical Decision-Making.

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Volunteer 2018 – 2020
Outreach for Legal Literacy, Teacher 2019 – 2020
Chicago Area Runners Association 2021 – present

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