Diane Marger Moore

Diane Marger Moore: Attorney with Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, P.C.


Government Service: Federal Public Defender, Southern District of Florida, 1986-1987; Deputy Attorney General, Office of the Attorney General, State of Indiana's Federal Litigation Division, Civil Rights Section, 1992-1994; Chief Arson Prosecutor, Marion County Felony Division, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1995-1997; Master Commissioner and Magistrate, Marion County Superior Court, Major Felony Division / Civil Division, Indianapolis, Indiana, 1999-2001; Senior Attorney, Florida Department of Financial Services, Division of Insurance Fraud, 2009-2010; Assistant General Counsel, Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation, 2009-2010; Managing Attorney, Children's Legal Services, Florida Department of Children and Families, Panama City, Florida, 2010-2011. Legal Teaching Positions: Teaching Assistant, University of Georgia - School of Law, Athens, Georgia, September 1977-June 1978; Assistant Professor Criminology, Tift College, Forsyth, Georgia. Developed and taught advanced criminology courses, including "Criminology" and "Policy Report Writing" to law enforcement officers in evening division, March 1979-August 1979; Adjunct Law Professor, Nova University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, taught Masters level course on "School Law" (AS516), Summer Semester, 1984; Adjunct Law Professor, Nova University Center for Study of Law, Intensive Trial Advocacy Program, January 1984, January 1985 (and other demonstrations and lectures); Department Head, International Business College, Indianapolis, Indiana, Paralegal Program, August-December 1992. Lecturer / Instructor / Speeches: Lecturer on Innovative Defense Techniques, Georgia Prosecutors' Counsel Seminar, September 1981; Faculty, Emory University NITA Trial Techniques Program, January 1982, January 1983; Assistant Team Leader, National Institute for Trial Advocacy, S.E. Regional Program, May 1982; Faculty on Criminal Law, Bridge-the-Gap Seminar, Georgia Continuing Legal Education, January 1981; January 1982; Lecturer on Federal Practice, Florida Legal Assistants, Inc., October 6, 1983; Lecturer, "Conflicts of Interest in Multi-Defendant Cases," Florida Criminal Defense Attorneys' Association, March 1983; Speaker, "Impact of Bail Reform Act of 1984," National Association of Pretrial Services Agencies, October 1986; Speaker, "Interviewing and Counseling of Clients," Bridge-the-Gap Seminar, Fla. Bar C.L.E., October 1988; Speaker - Motion Practice in Criminal Cases, Florida Bar - Young Lawyer Seminar on Criminal Practice, Tampa, Florida and Miami, Florida, November 1991; Speaker, "Adjusting Condominium Losses: The New Florida Condominium Act," Crawford and Company Annual Property Seminar, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. August 1992; Trainer, Advanced Mediation Training (Indiana Association of Mediators) Civil Rights and Statutory Disputes: Resolving Civil Rights and Title VII Cases through Mediation, October 29, 1994; Speaker and Panel Member, "How to Set Up a Law Practice," Second Annual Women and the Law, Bench - Bar Conference, Culver Indiana, February 2006; Teaching team member, Prosecutor/Public Defender Trial Training Program; Team Leader, University of Florida School of Law, 2010; Professional Training Facilitator, 1985-1992, 2004; Stetson University College of Law, December 2-4, 1984; Faculty, Georgia Trial Skills Clinic, University of Georgia School of Law, State Bar of Georgia, 2003-2006; Faculty, Advanced Criminal Trial Practice, State Bar of Georgia, University of Georgia, 2003-2006, 2008-2011; Faculty Chairman, Trial Practice for Dependency Cases, Dept. Children and Families, Panama City, Florida, April 2011; Speaker, "Whistleblower (Qui Tam) Litigation in Indiana: The Facts and Recent Decisions," Indiana State Bar Association Women's Bench Bar Retreat, Culver Cove, Indiana, March 3, 2012; Speaker, "Qui Tam Litigation: Critical Issues-Identifying A False Claims Act Case, Drafting and Deciding Where to File" and Panelist "Panel Discussion: Handling Urgent Legal Matters," The Institute of Continuing Legal Education in Georgia presents "Advanced Urgent Legal Matters Seminar at Sea" for Florida and Georgia Attorneys, aboard the Celebrity Cruise Line Eclipse, November 9-17, 2012. Mediation and Arbitration: American Arbitration Association, Panel of Arbitrators, 1990-1994; Nova University Mediation Training Session, December 1992; Advanced Mediation Training, Indianapolis, Indiana, March 1994; Certified Insurance Mediator, State of Florida, 1992-1996; Civil Mediation-Florida and Indiana, 1992-2001; Georgia Registered Mediator, 2009-2011. Author: "Criminal Law in Georgia - Misdemeanors," published by Georgia Continuing Legal Education, 1981; "Misdemeanor Practice in Georgia," published by Georgia Continuing Legal Education, Misdemeanor Practice, 1981; "Pretrial Motions in Criminal Cases," published by Georgia Continuing Legal Education Bridge-the-Gap, 1981-1982; "The Trafficking Act and Youthful Offenders" Vol. III, No. 1 Crim. L. Section Newsletter, 1984; M. Kadish & R. Brofman, Trial Investigation and Preparation, Criminal Law Advocacy Series, Matthew Bender, 1982, Contributing Author; "New I.R.S. Reporting Law: A Further Decline of Client Confidentiality," 59 Fla. Bar J. 333, 1985; "Interviewing the Client, Fact Investigation & Theory of Defense," Florida Pretrial Practice in Criminal Cases, Fla. Bar C.L.E., 1987; "Federal Practice in Southern District of Florida," Fla. C.L.E. 1989, (Reprinted 1990); "New Grievance Procedures: A Summary and Analysis," 65 Fla. Bar J. 35, 1991; "Motion Practice in Criminal Cases," Fla. C.L.E., 1992; "Florida Criminal Appellate Practice - A New Lawyer's Guide," Attorneys Handbook, Fla. C.L.E., 1988 (updated 1989, 1990, 1992, & 1993); "Indiana's Corpus Delicti Rule: Time for A Change," Res Gestae, 2001. Awards and Honors: University of Georgia School of Law, Order of the Barristers (National Moot Court Honorary), 1978; Florida Bar President's Annual Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Division, 1989; Florida Bar President's Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Section, 1992; Listed, Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers.

(Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate and Civil Pretrial Practice Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy)

Areas of Practice (19)

  • Aerospace Contract Fraud
  • Airplane Crash Litigation
  • Aviation Accidents
  • Aviation Products Liability
  • Helicopter Crash Litigation
  • Complex and Multi-District Litigation
  • Health Care Fraud
  • Brain Injury
  • Bus Accidents
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Commercial Vehicle Liability
  • Plaintiffs Personal Injury
  • School Bus Accidents
  • Spinal Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Products Liability
  • Qui Tam Litigation
  • Truck Accidents

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
310-207-3233  Phone
310-820-7444  Fax
University Attended:
Florida State University, B.A., with honors, 1974
Law School Attended:
University of Georgia Law School, J.D., 1978
Year of First admission:
1978, Georgia and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia; 1979, Florida and Louisiana; 1983, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida and U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana; 1986, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, including Trial Bar; 1990, Indiana; 1991, U.S. Court of Claims; 1993, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 1994. U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana; 2005, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit. (Not admitted in California)
Women Law Students Association (Coordinator, 1977-1978); World Secretary, World Law Students Association; The Florida Bar (Member, Commission on Lawyer Professionalism, 1987-1989; Chairman, Bar subcommittee "Communication Professionalism to the Public"; Editorial Board, Florida Bar Journal, 2009-present; Member: Grievance Committee "H," 17th Judicial Circuit, 1986-1989; Board of Governors, Florida Bar, Young Lawyers Division, 17th Judicial Circuit, 1987-1989; Chairman, Starting on Your Own Committee, 1987-1988; Chairman, Guardian Ad Litem Committee, 1987-1989; Editor, Florida Bar Journal, Column for Young Lawyers Division, 1988-1989; Chairman, Committee on Indigent Counsel, Criminal Law Section, 1987-1990; Executive Council, Criminal Law Section, 1991-1993); State Bar of Georgia (Elected, Board of Governors, Appalachian Judicial Circuit, 2005-2009; Mentor on helping law students transition into Law Programs, 2006-present); Indiana State Bar Association (Chairman, Client's Financial Assistance Fund Committee, Board of Governors, 2000-2002; Member, Committee on the Civil Rights of Children, 1994, 1996-1999; Editor, Res Gestae; Co-Chairman, State Bar of Indiana's Written Publication Committee; Board of Governors, 1997-1999; Facilitator, School Mediation Project, 1994); Louisiana State Bar Association; National Board of Trial Advocacy.
Birth Information:
Coral Gables, Florida, 1953
Payment Information:
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  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.3/5.0 (13 reviews)
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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Associate on 03/10/13 in Appellate Practice

      Diane ( My daughter ) worked for my firm and carried the major responsibility of our trial practice. ... She is a great lawyer. ... Edwin Marger

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    • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 03/28/13 in Civil Rights

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    • Recommended 5.0/5.0 Rated on 03/13/13 in Personal Injury.

      Diane Marger Moore was one of the attorneys who worked on our case. I have to say that we could not have asked for someone more caring, knowledgeable, and sensitive to our situation. She kept us informed about all developments, and she maintained con... Read more

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      Diane Marger Moore was one of the attorneys who worked on our case. I have to say that we could not have asked for someone more caring, knowledgeable, and sensitive to our situation. She kept us informed about all developments, and she maintained constant communication. Not only did she keep us informed about new developments in our case, but she called or emailed just to check on us. Even though Baum Hedlund was not located near our hometown, the office still made sure that we had face-to-face Read less

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