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J. Richard Moore

J. Richard Moore defends individuals and businesses against lawsuits and liability claims, and assists clients in the development of strategic solutions to legal disputes and litigation risks.

Since 1996, Richard has defended professional liability claims against physicians, nurses, long-term care providers, architects, engineers, and attorneys; advised and represented businesses and insurers regarding large property losses, catastrophic casualty claims, complex insurance coverage questions, fraud and bad faith; and assisted in the resolution of a variety of business and commercial disputes.

Richard is licensed in Indiana, Alabama and Tennessee, and has also assisted in the assessment and handling of matters in Arkansas, Illinois, Ohio, West Virginia, Missouri, Mississippi and Georgia. He has represented clients in nearly 100 mediations, arbitrations and trials. Richard earned his undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University and obtained his law degree from Vanderbilt University. He is an active member of the Defense Research Institute, serving as Program Chair for the 2011 DRI Nursing Home/ALF Litigation seminar in Boston, Massachusetts.

Areas of Practice

  • Liability Claims

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana
  • Alabama
  • Tennessee


  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D.
  • Louisiana State University


  • Program Chair for the 2011 DRI Nursing Home/ALF Litigation seminar

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Defense Research Institute


“Carol, please accept this incredibly late showing of our appreciation for your diligent work on the ABC matter. You were able to achieve a successful resolution in a case our former counsel had insisted was unwinnable. We look forward to a long partn…”
– Corporate medical provider who received a defense verdict at trial

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