Oklahoma City attorney Andrew Morris first became associated with the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence in 2004 when, as a Tulsa Union High School senior, he was one of 100 public high school seniors honored by the foundation as Academic All-Staters. He went on to earn his bachelor’s degree in political science from Baylor University in 2008 and his law degree from the University of Oklahoma in 2013.
Morris currently serves as a shareholder with the McAffee & Taft law firm in Oklahoma City, where he focuses on general civil litigation, including complex commercial litigation and appeals at the state and federal levels. He previously served as a law clerk for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma. Morris serves as an adjunct professor of law at the University of Oklahoma and has been a coach for OU’s College of Law Moot Court teams, including the 2019 national champion team.
Morris has been an active volunteer for the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence, earning its Distinguished Service Award in 2019. He served from 2011 to 2017 as Academic All-State Coordinator for the Academic Awards Banquet Committee. He chaired the Academic Awards Banquet committee in 2018 and the televised Academic Awards Celebration when COVID sidelined the banquet in 2020. He became a foundation trustee in 2018 and has been instrumental in increasing the involvement of Academic All-State Alumni leaders in foundation activities.