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CharlesE.Moore
Owensboro, Kentucky
Managing Partner, since 1974
phone (270) 683-4513
fax (270) 683-4565
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Distinguished Alumni Award, University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, 2003; Peter Perlman Outstanding Trial Lawyers Award, Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2005. Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Personal Injury Lawyers Category, 2002-2006. Author: “Punitive Damages In Wrongful Death Actions: Is KRS 411.184 Constitutional?” Vol. 54, No. 3, Kentucky Bench and Bar, Summer 1990. Lecturer: “Voir Dire, Damages, Closing Arguments,” Kentucky Bar Association Annual Meeting, 1985; “Trial Advocacy,” Annual Intensive Course Instructor, University of Kentucky, 1986; “Preparing Your Doctor Witness,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 1989; ”Opening Statements,” Kentucky Bar Association Annual Meeting, 1990; ”Plaintiff and Wife: Loss of Consortium,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Evidence Seminar, 1991; “Ethics of Witness Preparation and Management,” Kentucky Bar Association Midyear Convention, NYC, December 1992; “Practical Considerations of Trying the Civil Case: Plan of Action, Lining Up Witnesses and Checking Out Your Jury,” Kentucky Bar Association Practical Skills Institute, 1992; “Predictive Hazard Analysis,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Products Liability Seminar, 1993; “Structured Settlements,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Spring Break Seminar, 1993; “Automobile Accidents,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Spring Break Seminar, 1994; “Products Liability,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Spring Break Seminar, 1995; “Beyond the Rules: Traditions of Professionalism and Civility,” Kentucky Bar Association Annual Meeting, 1998; “The Attorney's Duty to the Court: Rules & Relationships,” Kentucky Bar Association New Lawyers Program, 1999; “Systematic Approach to Case Preparation,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Major Trial Practice Seminar, 1999; ”Daubert/Rule 35 & Dealing the IMEs,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, On-Line Seminar, 2001; “The Use of Grief Experts,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, Maximizing Recovery for Your Client Seminar, 2001; “The Chief Justice’s Jury Summit,” Kentucky Bar Association Annual Convention, June 2001; “Witnesses: They’re Pretty Important, But What Can You Do?”, Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys Trial Tips From The Masters, 2001; “Case Selection: Separating the Wheat from the Chaff,” Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys All Stars: Master of Trial Advocacy, June 2002; “Tort Reform & Medical Malpractice; Is There a Crisis in the Courts?” Ohio Northern University, February 2, 2005: Tort Reform v. The Civil Jury Tort System; Kentucky Supreme Court Special Judge, May 1991, Osborne v. Pepsi-Cola, Ky., 816 S.W.2d 643 (1991); Uninsured Employers’ Fund v. Brewster, Ky., 818 S.W.2d 602 (1991); Civil Trial Practice, Process, Venue and Jurisdiction, Instructions and Appellate Practice, Kentucky District Bar Meeting, 1984; Voir Dire, Damages Closing Arguments, Kentucky Bar Association Annual Meeting, 1985. Fellow: Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers, 1996- (Chair, Kentucky State Committee, 2004- 2005).

Year Joined Organization:
1974
Areas of Practice:
Civil Litigation
Litigation Percentage:
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Certification/Specialties:
Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1982


Bar Admissions:
Kentucky, 1974
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit, 1989
U.S. Supreme Court, 1981
Education:
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, 1974
J.D.


Transylvania University and Pikeville College, 1971
B.S.


Representative Cases:
Adkins v. Adkins, 574 S.W.2d 898 (Ky.App.1978)
Riverside Ins. Co. v. McDowell, Ky.App. (576 S.W.2d 2681979)
Woosnam v. Woosnam, 587 S.W.2d 262 (Ky.App.1979)
Lomayestewa v. Our Lady of Mercy Hospital, 589 S.W.2d 885 (Ky.1979)
Green River District Health Department v. Wigginton, 764 S.W.2d 475 (Ky.1989)
Commonwealth of Kentucky v. Taylor, 172 S.W.3d 786 (KY2005)
Honors and Awards:
Peer Review Rating AV Rated


Professional Associations and Memberships:
Memberships Daviess County, 2000
President


Kentucky Bar Association, 2001
Board of Governors


American Bar Association


American Board of Trial Advocates, 1990
Advocate


American Board of Trial Advocates, 1994
President, Kentucky Chapter


Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2000
Treasurer


Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2001
Secretary


Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2000
Vice President


Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2003
President-Elect


Kentucky Academy of Trial Attorneys, 2004
President


American Association for Justice


104 East Fourth Street P.O. Box 549 Owensboro, KY 42302-0549
Phone: 270-683-4513 / 800-467-3407 (Toll Free) - Fax: 270-683-4565