Brian Moore has extensive civil litigation and trial experience in state and federal courts including complex litigation from the inception of lawsuits through trial.
Brian’s practice includes an emphasis on the financial services sector and credit industry, representing local, regional and international banks and financial institutions, hedge funds, and private equity firms. This work includes programs designed to maximize recovery initiatives, while providing secure compliance with regulatory agencies and risk management standards.
Brian also has significant experience in construction litigation representing local, regional and national construction companies, design-build firms, sub-contractors and suppliers in an array of disputes. Brian is skilled in the options of negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation and has substantial experience with construction and arbitration forums including the American Arbitration Association.
An additional area of considerable experience is subrogation for various insurers including large property loss, casualty, and workers’ compensation lien recovery.
Brian's recent awards and distinctions include Atlanta Magazine’s 2006 Rising Star Award, recognition by Georgia Super Lawyers for 2006, 2009 - 2011, and 2013-2015, and the Fulton County Daily Report’s 2006 “On The Rise” Award. He has received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell for his high ethical standards and professionalism. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Defense Lawyers' Association and has written for numerous publications.
University of Tennessee, College of Law, J.D., 2000
DePauw University, B.A., 1997
All Georgia State and Federal Courts
(USDC Northern and Middle District)
All Tennessee State and Federal Courts
(USDC Eastern and Western District)
Georgia Court of Appeals
11th Circuity Court of Appeals
6th Circuit Court of Appeals
Tennessee Court of Appeals
American Bar Association, Litigation and Tort and Insurance Practice Section
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, Board of Directors
Georgia Bar Association
Atlanta Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Defense Research Institute
National List of Attorneys
American Trial Lawyers Association
Lawyers Club of Atlanta
Community Bankers Association
Atlanta Bar Association
Related News, Publications & Presentations
“Damage To A Contractor's Own Work Can Be Within The Definition Of “Occurrence” In A Cgl Policy But Still May Not Be Covered.” Brian Thomas Moore and Myles Levelle. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 25, No. 150. November 2013
"Changes To Um/Uim Coverage In Georgia And Avoiding Bad Faith In Responding To Demands Within Policy Limits" Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 25, No. 147. May 2013.
“Georgia Court of Appeals: Defendants' Maintain Their Right to Contribution for Pre-trial Settlements.” Brian Thomas Moore and Myles Levelle. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 25, No. 147. May 2013.
“Evaluating And Preserving Your Subrogation Claim: Five Practice Pointers.” . Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 22, No. 128. March 2010.
“Subrogation, Assignments And Loan Receipts In Georgia Property Insurance: An Update.” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 20, No. 117. May 2008.
“Subrogation: Can An Insurer Seek Punitive Damages Through The Use Of A Loan Receipt?” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 20, No. 115. January 2008.
“Expert Fees: Case Law Reform May Help Reduce Litigation Costs.” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 18, No. 107. September 2006.
“Long Standing Subrogation Rights Affirmed.” . Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 18, No. 105. May 2006.
“Tennessee Formally Adopts New Limitations To Coverage For Increased Cost Of Repair: Chattanooga Bank Associates V. Fidelity And Deposit Company Of Maryland.” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 18, No. 104. March 2006.
“Insurers Beware: A Subrogation Pitfall In Georgia.” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 15, No. 88. July 2003.
Fidelity Claims: What Insurers Need To Know About High Level Employees.” Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 15, No. 85. January 2003.