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Trinity Morale
Associate, New Orleans
Hancock Whitney Center
701 Poydras Street
Suite 5000
New Orleans, Louisiana 70139


Trinity is an energy litigator in the firm’s New Orleans office.  She has experience representing clients in contract disputes, tort claims, products liability, and oil and gas disputes. She also has experience with First Amendment issues, securities fraud, and trademark infringement.  She has been recognized for her practice by The National Black Lawyers’ organization as a National Black Lawyer Top 40 Under 40. 

Trinity received her Juris Doctor from Yale Law School, and her Bachelor of Arts from Duke University, cum laude. She was a member of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic and the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project at Yale Law School and a Reginaldo Howard Memorial Scholar and a Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow at Duke University.  

After graduating from Yale Law, Trinity was a law clerk to The Honorable Myron H. Thompson, U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama.



  • Association for Women Attorneys - Programming Chair
  • Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Summer 2014


  • New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice, Summer 2013


  • Louisiana Super Lawyers "Rising Star", 2022
  • Louisiana State Bar Association "Pro Bono Award Finalist," 2021
  • Liskow & Lewis "Pro Bono Award," 2020
  • The National Black Lawyers "Top 40 Under 40," 2021
  • Winner of National Academy of Social Insurance Law Student Writing Award

After Hours

I enjoy attending live music performances and all types of sporting events.  I am a self-described foodie and film buff, so I love checking out new restaurants and types of cuisine and watching independent films.  I love traveling in my spare time, both in the U.S. and abroad.