Aaron is a 1987 graduate of Millersville University. Following graduation, he taught grades six through eight in the School District of Philadelphia for 12 years. During that time, he earned a Master's Degree in Education from Temple University. While teaching, Aaron attended evening classes at the Beasley School of Law at Temple University where he made the Dean's List and earned honors in Trial Advocacy and Research and Writing. Aaron began his legal career as an associate with a Blue Bell, Pennsylvania law firm, where he primarily focused on defending Pennsylvania municipalities in areas of civil rights law, premises liability, land use and automobile liability.
Aaron has received an AV Preeminent rating by the Martindale Hubbell.
•Proving a Case Within a Case in Legal Malpractice Actions, PLDF Annual Meeting, September 2018
•Developments in Lawyer Liability in Pennsylvania & New Jersey, client seminar, March 2017
•Professional Liability - Issues for Attorneys, client seminar, June 2016
•Virtual Law Office and Interstate Practice of Law, National Business Institute, April 2015
•Aaron has been invited to speak to the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the Pennsylvania Home Inspector Association. Aaron has also given presentations to insurance companies concerning developments in legal malpractice law.
Honors & Awards
•AV Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
Year Joined Organization: 2006
Marshall Dennehey Announces New Shareholders, Special Counsel
January 2, 2014
Marshall Dennehey announced today that 16 attorneys, nearly half of them women, were elected shareholders of the firm at the annual shareholders' meeting held December 9 in Philadelphia. The new shareholders, categorized by office, are as follows. Philadelphia, PA: Aaron E. Moore and Eric A. Packel...
Legal Ethics: Top Challenges
Seminar • Apr 27, 2015
Event Description: This course compiles the toughest current challenges attorneys face in protecting their professional reputations.
LPL Claims Without Privity: Support for a Bright Line Rule
Articles • September 30, 2018
Proving the 'Case-Within-the-Case' Standard
Articles • April 1, 2018
Should a party’s financial situation be considered when assessing exercise of due diligence?
Law Alerts • January 19, 2018
On August 18, 2017, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted the plaintiff leave to appeal to determine whether the trial court erred in granting the defendants’ motion for summary judgment and in holding that the medical malpractice action was..., Case Law Alerts, 1st Quarter, January 2018 Case Law Alerts is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent developments of interest to our readers. This publication is not intended to provide legal...
Pennsylvania Legal Malpractice Handbook 2017 Edition
Articles • October 2, 2017
Please feel free to download the PA Legal Malpractice Handbook - 2017 Edition, found at the below link.
Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rejects Constitutional Challenge to the Dragonetti Act
Defense Digest Article • June 1, 2017
Defense Digest, Vol. 23, No. 2, June 2017 By Aaron E. Moore, Esq.* Key Points: Dragonetti Act penalizes attorneys and clients who engage in frivolous litigation. Dragonetti Act is not unconstitutional. Supreme Court held that the Act..., Defense Digest, Vol. 23, No. 2, June 2017. Defense Digest is prepared by Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin to provide information on recent legal developments of interest to our readers. This publication is not intended to...
Law firm not liable for breach of contract because plaintiff caused law firm’s contract breach.
Law Alerts • January 2, 2014
On December 5, 2013, the Pennsylvania Superior Court, in a Memorandum Opinion, affirmed a trial judge’s order granting a defendant law firm judgment notwithstanding the verdict on a legal malpractice claim brought by the law firm’s...
A Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas trial court has held that damages for legal malpractice claims sounding in breach of contract are limited to the legal fees the plaintiff paid to his attorney.
Law Alerts • January 1, 2012
Typically, the measure of damages for breach of contract claims includes consequential damages to the extent such damages were reasonably foreseeable and contemplated by the parties at the time the contract was entered into. The trial court in this..., Case Law Alert - 1st Qtr 2012
An Argument Against Imposing Liability Against Attorneys for Aiding And Abetting Their Client's Breach of Fiduciary Duty Under Pennsylvania Law
Defense Digest Article • December 1, 2011
Pennsylvania - Attorney Liability, Key Points: Liability for aiding and abetting a breach of a fiduciary duty has never been imposed on an attorney in Pennsylvania who merely provided legal representation to his client. Pennsylvania courts have not expressly precluded..., Defense Digest, Vol. 17, No. 4, December 2011
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that a plaintiff asserting a claim against an attorney for wrongful use of civil proceedings pursuant to 42 PA. C.S. 8351, et seq. Is not required to file a certificate of merit in accordance with PA. R. C. P. 1042.3.
Law Alerts • April 1, 2011
Previously there had been disagreement as to whether a plaintiff was required to file a Certificate of Merit at the pleadings stages of a case in which the plaintiff alleges that an attorney wrongfully initiated or continued civil proceedings..., Case Law Alert - 2nd Qtr 2011
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that the attorney-client privilege is a two-way street.
Law Alerts • April 1, 2011
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court held that the attorney-client privilege operates in a two-way fashion to protect confidential client-to-attorney communications made for the purpose of obtaining legal advice. Pennsylvania courts had previously been..., Case Law Alert - 2nd Qtr 2011
Claims Against Fire Department and Firefighters Dismissed
Dec 1, 2017
Obtained a dismissal on behalf of our clients, a Fire Department and two of its firefighters, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. At the direction of the Borough Code Enforcement, the Fire Department inspected the...
Associations & Memberships
•Claims & Litigation Management
•Philadelphia Bar Association
•Professional Liability Defense Federation
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