Attorney - D. Reid Morelli


D. Reid Morelli
Attorney at Law
HBS Atlanta Office

P: 404.954.5000
F: 678.539.1579
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Reid Morelli is an Associate in our Atlanta office, practicing in general liability litigation, insurance coverage and intellectual property/entertainment law.
Reid earned a Juris Doctor, with honors, from Emory University School of Law, where he was in the top 10% of his class and graduated with the honor of Order of the Coif. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, where he majored in Political Science.
During law school, Reid was an extern for the Atlanta Hawks in-house legal counsel, and he was an extern for The Coca-Cola Company's sports and global marketing in-house legal team.  Earlier in his career, Reid was a judicial extern for Judge Craig Schwall at the Superior Court of Fulton County, for whom he drafted court orders and bench briefs and attended numerous meetings with leaders of the criminal justice system.
He previously worked for NBC Universal at the 2012 London Olympics, where he escorted high-ranking business executives to Olympic Games and events as part of the Olympic Guide program. He subsequently held a stage position in the European Parliament in Brussels, where he worked for Alfredo Antoniozzi, a Member of Parliament and Attorney from Italy, whom he assisted on day-to-day legislature tasks. 
Reid spent a summer at Hall Booth Smith in the firm's summer associate program prior to joining the firm. He is a member of the Shepherd Center Junior Committee and the Atlanta Bar Association, and he volunteers as a coach for Hall Booth Smith's high school mock trial program.

Practice Areas

Insurance Coverage


B.A., Furman University, cum laude  
J.D., Emory University School of Law, with honors 


All Georgia State and Superior Courts 
United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia
Georgia Appellate Court
Georgia Supreme Court


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Shepherd Center Junior Committee

Atlanta Bar Association 

The State Bar of Georgia

Georgia Defense Lawyers Association