Brian Thomas Moore

Brian Thomas Moore: Attorney with Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP AV stamp icon
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Biography

Brian Moore has extensive civil litigation and trial experience in state and federal courts including complex litigation from the inception of lawsuits through trial.

Mr. Moore’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.

Mr. Moore 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. Mr. Moore 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.

Mr. Moore'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.

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.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Collections Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Litigation
  • General Liability
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Subrogation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
404-885-6108  Phone
www.deflaw.com
University Attended:
DePauw University, B.A., 1997
Law School Attended:
University of Tennessee College of Law, J.D., 2000
Year of First Admission:
2000
Admission:
Tennessee State Courts; United States 6th Circuit Court of Appeals; Tennessee Supreme Court; Tennessee Court of Appeals; Georgia State Court of Appeals; United States 11th Circuit Court of Appeals; 2001, Georgia; United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia; 2000, Tennessee; United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee; United States District Court for the Middle District of Georgia; Georgia State Courts
Memberships:

Memberships

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

PLRB

Defense Research Institute

NARCA

National List of Attorneys

American Trial Lawyers Association

ACA International

Harmonie Group

CLM

Lawyers Club of Atlanta

Community Bankers Association

Atlanta Bar Association

ISLN:
915773518

Peer Reviews

4.8/5.0 (15 reviews)
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A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.9/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.6/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 11/08/11 in Civil Litigation

    Brian is an outstanding attorney. He is uniformly recognized by his peers as being extremely smart and effective.

    Brian is an outstanding attorney. He is uniformly recognized by his peers as being extremely smart and effective. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 11/08/11 in Insurance Defense Subrogation

    Brian Moore is a well regarded, ethical, and intelligent attorney.

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Affiliations

CLM

Atlanta, Georgia

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