John W. Reis

John Reis litigates product liability, construction, commercial, and maritime cases throughout the Southeastern United States. He joined the Charlotte office in 1998. He has extensive trial and appellate experience, but his primary focus is client service even if that means no litigation at all.

John has taken leading roles in mass tort cases, including serving as co-lead counsel in a multidistrict litigation proceeding against a product manufacturer.

John has published and conducted seminars on several of the complex issues that arise in his fields of practice, including the economic loss doctrine, the malfunction theory, the proper measure of damages, trial techniques, and other issues.

John earned his undergraduate degree in 1988 from Duke University and his law degree, cum laude, in 1992 from the University of Miami School of Law, where he was executive editor of the InterAmerican Law Review, a Moot Court board member, winner of the Advanced Moot Court competition and an inductee into the Order of the Barristers.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Construction, 2) Insurance, 3) Products Liability and 4) Subrogation & Recovery
Law School University of Miami School of Law (J.D., 1992)
Education Duke University (A.B., 1988)
Bar Member / Association Florida State Bar Association, Alabama State Bar Association, North Carolina State Bar Association, Tennessee State Bar Association
Most recent firm Cozen O Connor
Relevant Jobs
Paralegal- Civil Litigation
USA-NC-Charlotte

Paralegal- Civil Litigation Candidate will assist in the defense of automobile accident claims. Responsibilities include coordinating litigated files, interviewing clients, reviewing and summarizing m...

Apply now

Paralegal- Civil Litigation
USA-NC-Charlotte

Paralegal- Civil Litigation Candidate will assist in the defense of automobile accident claims. Responsibilities include coordinating litigated files, interviewing clients, reviewing and summarizing ...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Anthony Ciasulli
Anthony Ciasulli

Anthony Ciasulli is a senior counsel in Morgan Lewis's Real Estate Practice. Mr. Ciasulli represents both developers and lenders in connection with commercial, residential, industrial and resort real estate.

Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.

Brian M. Jazaeri
Brian M. Jazaeri

Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.