Jesse Morse is a true American success story. He is an Air Force Veteran and former prosecutor who worked his way through school and is now a successful private practice attorney. Jesse is a multi-skilled attorney with Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A., where he utilizes his talents in the areas of personal injury, criminal defense, insurance disputes, and civil litigation.
After high school, Jesse enlisted in the U.S. Air Force as an Intelligence Analyst and served for 6 years. He operated various unmanned aerial vehicles for the Air Force and completed four deployments to regions including Iraq, Afghanistan, and Africa.
Following his service to our country, he continued his education. Through the GI bill, he earned his B.A. in English from the University of Florida in 2015. While attending the University of Florida, Jesse was employed by the Dean of Students, working primarily with Veterans transitioning from the service to school, and advocating for Veteran services on campus. He then went on to earn his Juris Doctor law degree from Stetson University College of Law.
After law school, Jesse continued his service to our community as a prosecutor in Pinellas County, Florida. Jesse investigated and prosecuted crimes including DUI, BUI, domestic battery, drug possession, and murder. As a prosecutor, Jesse trained and worked alongside Florida Fish and Wildlife to enforce boating and wildlife laws in Pinellas County, Florida. He developed his trial skills and gained connections with many of the law enforcement agencies and court system.
Jesse now uses his skills, background, and connections to help people in our law practice. In this role, he represents injured people against the largest insurance companies in the world.
Jesse continues to use his diverse background and skill set to represent clients in both criminal and civil cases.
Awards & Recognitions
Jesse focuses on personal injury, criminal defense and property damage
Stetson University College of Law
St. Petersburg, FL
Juris Doctor – 2017
University of Florida, FL