J. David Moore

J. David Moore

Partner, Jones Walker LLP

Contact Info

Jones Walker
420 20th St. N, Ste. 1100
Birmingham, AL 35203
Tel: (205) 244–5287


Mr. Moore joined the CGL Reporter Editorial Board in 2013. He analyzes cases primarily in the construction, bad faith, and products and professional liability areas.

He is a partner in Jones Walker LLP's Business & Commercial Litigation Practice Group and practices from the firm's Birmingham, Alabama, office. His practice focuses primarily on the areas of insurance coverage, commercial litigation, and professional liability.

Mr. Moore regularly represents and advises insurers in high-risk litigation matters involving complex and unresolved issues of insurance coverage, particularly in the areas of construction defects and bad faith. He also advises insurers regarding pre-litigation insurance coverage issues. He is a member of the Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association's Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section.

In addition to his insurance practice, Mr. Moore has represented individual and corporate defendants in various state and federal courts throughout Mississippi and Alabama in other areas, including professional liability, products liability, toxic tort, Medicare reimbursement, fraud, and contract litigation. He has also handled appellate proceedings in the Supreme Court of Alabama and Mississippi and the Fourth and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeals.

Mr. Moore received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Virginia, with distinction, and his juris doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he also was on the Editorial Board and Articles Review Board for the Virginia Law Review.

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