James H. (Jim) Moore III

James H. (Jim) Moore III

Partner
Location:
Albany, Georgia
Phone:
229-888-3338
Fax:
229-888-1191
229-888-2199 (Real Estate Fax)
Email:

Jim Moore is the Managing Partner of the firm and also the Chair of the firm’s Commercial, Banking and Business Law Group.  Since 1981, Mr. Moore has advised clients in the areas of Business Law, Banking Law, and Commercial Litigation.  The firm represents a myriad of business concerns throughout the state including lending institutions, large and small, in Georgia and surrounding states.  Mr. Moore maintains an AV Preeminent ® Rating with Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized in Georgia Trend Magazine as one of the state’s legal elite in the field of Business Law.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial, Banking and Business Law
  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Health Care

Education

  • University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia
    • J.D. cum laude - 1981
    • Honors: Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • Honors: Phi Delta Phi, Member
    • Honors: University of Georgia, Jessup International Moot Court Team, 1981
  • Abraham Baldwin College
    • A.A. - 1976
  • University of Georgia
    • B.S.A. magna cum laude - 1978

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia, 1981
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1984
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Georgia, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia, 1981
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1981
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • Georgia Court of Appeals

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent ® Rating with Martindale-Hubbell
  • Georgia Trend Magazine - Georgia's legal elite in the field of Business Law

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dougherty Bar Association, President, 2004 - 2005
  • Georgia Moot Court Board, 1980 - 1981
  • Dougherty Circuit Bar Association
  • American Bar Associations
  • State Bar of Georgia, Young Lawyers Section, Director, 1987 - 1989
  • Local Bar Activities Committee, 1996 - 1998
  • Commercial, Banking and Business Law Group - Moore, Clarke, DuVall, & Rodgers, P.C., Chairman
  • State Bar of Georgia, Business Section , Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, Creditor Rights Section, Member
  • State Bar of Georgia, Real Property Law Section, Member

Presentations and Publications

  • Mr. Moore regularly speaks to lending institutions throughout Georgia, both at the firm’s annual “Banking Law Seminar” held in Albany, Valdosta and Savannah, Georgia, and at smaller gatherings of clients and friends of the firm. In addition, Mr. Moore is a frequent lecturer at educational seminars hosted by the Georgia Bankers Association. Mr. Moore also makes presentations in connection with continuing legal education seminars on the topics of secured transactions, commercial litigation, bankruptcy and other business law-related matters.
  • Annual “Banking Law Seminar” in Albany, Valdosta and Savannah, Georgia
  • Georgia Bankers Association, Lecturer

Other Professional and Community Activities

  • Porterfield United Methodist Church (Administrative Council)
  • Deerfield Windsor School (Board of Trustees)
  • YMCA of Albany, Inc. (former President and member of Executive Committee)
  • Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Southwest Georgia (former President and member of Executive Committee)
  • Albany-Dougherty Chamber of Commerce (member)