J. Richard Moore


(251) 432-1600
Fax (251) 432-1700
 
Legal Assistant: Kim Howard
khoward@alfordbolin.com
Profile

Alford Bolin is privileged to have J. Richard Moore of counsel to the firm. We have partnered with Richard to extend our practice into Indiana in the areas of medical malpractice/long-term care, construction litigation, coverage defense and general liability defense

Professional History

Alford Bolin LLC Mobile, Alabama, May 2011 to present (of counsel)
Of counsel. Practice focuses on physician, nursing and long-term care defense, construction and design defect disputes, property and casualty coverage advice and litigation, and commercial litigation.

BleekeDillonCrandall, P.C. Indianapolis, Indiana, March 2011 to present
Practice focuses on physician, nursing and long-term care defense, professional liability claims against engineers, architects, and insurance professional, products liability, and insurance coverage advice and litigation.

Education

Juris Doctorate, Vanderbilt University School of Law, 1996
Winner, 1994 Appellate Advocacy Competition Vice Justice, Lurton Chapter of Phi Alpha Delta, 1995-96

Bachelor of Arts, Honors College, magna cum laude, Louisiana State University, 1993
Majors: English Literature and Political Philosophy
Phi Beta Kappa, 1993
Phi Kappa Phi, 1992

Professional Memberships and Activities

Defense Research Institute, 1996 to present

Medical and Health Care committee and Long-Term Care subcommittee, 2004 to present

Program Chair, 2011 Long-Term Care Seminar Steering Committee

Paul W. Brock Inn of Court, 2008 to present

Tennessee Bar Association, 2006 to present

International Association of Defense Counsel Trial Academy, 2005

Alabama Nursing Home Defense Lawyers Association, 2004 to present

Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, 1998 to present

Mobile Bar Association, 1996 to present

Publications and Presentations

"Defending the Punitive Damages Claim," presented at Defense Research Institute Long-Term Care/ALF seminar, Chicago, Illinois, September 24, 2010.

"The National Practitioner Data Bank: How Reporting Requirements Impact Case Resolution," co-authored with J. Bart McNeil, Esq., published in For the Defense, June 2010.

"Issues from Left Field in Defending Nursing Home Cases," presented at Alabama Nursing Home Defense Lawyers Association, Orange Beach, Alabama, May 1, 2010.

"Medical Records Retention," continuing education seminar presented in Mobile, Alabama, November 14, 2008.

"Planning for Catastrophic Emergencies: What Can We Learn from Post-Katrina Government Investigations and Litigation?" published in For the Defense, June 2008.

"Litigating the Insurance Coverage Claim," continuing education seminar presented in Mobile, Alabama, December 7, 2007.

"Cutting Edge Long Term Care Motion Practice," presented at Defense Research Institute Long-Term Care/ALF seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 27, 2007

"Catastrophic Losses: What is Covered?" published by National Business Institute, May 2007.

"Nursing Home Emergency Preparedness" and "Electronic Information and the Nursing Home," presented at Alabama Nursing Home Association lawyers' conference, Orange Beach, Alabama, May 5, 2007

"Handling the Apex Deposition Request," co-authored with Paul V. Lagarde, Esq., Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel Quarterly, Winter 2007

"Construction Contracts Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution," continuing education seminar presented in Mobile, Alabama, June 23, 2006.

"Dispute Resolution Under The AIA Contract Scheme," continuing education seminar presented in Mobile, Alabama, May 19, 2005 and March 25, 2008, and in Birmingham, Alabama, September 12, 2006, September 12, 2007, and August 19, 2010.

“Civil Damages in Indiana,” continuing education seminar presented in Indianapolis, Indiana, November 19, 2002, and December 10, 2003.

“The Doomed Direct Action Rule,” winner, 2000 Indiana Bar Association Harrison Legal Writing Award, Res Gestae, March 2001

“Defending Against The Statements of Dead Witnesses,” co-authored with Matthew Kincaid, Esq., The Indiana Lawyer, June 2000.