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Valerie A. Moore

Valerie A. Moore

Los Angeles
555 South Flower Street
Forty-Fifth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
500 Capitol Mall
Suite 2150
Sacramento, CA 95814
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Ms. Moore is a member of the Risk Management & Insurance Law, Appellate, General Liability and Transportation Law Practice Groups. Her practice is devoted to all forms of civil litigation and appellate work in state and federal courts and advising and representing insurers and policyholders in all aspects of complex property, liability and transportation-related insurance legal issues. She represents clients in lawsuits for declaratory relief, breach of contract, premises liability, bad faith, unfair business practices, and contribution/allocation matters. Her representative experience includes large water damage, asbestos, environmental/pollution, mold, earth movement, earthquake, wild fire, collapse, construction defect, slip and falls, auto accidents, business interruption claims and litigated matters, as well as representing insurers at appraisals and examinations under oath. Ms. Moore’s experience as a litigator uniquely complements her skills as an appellate practitioner.

Ms. Moore has extensive experience in transportation and motor carrier coverage matters, having represented insurers and self-insureds in matters involving catastrophic and multi-vehicle trucking/common carrier accidents, disputes involving federal and state regulatory filing requirements, statutory/contractual priority disputes, the omnibus clause, indemnity and subrogation rights, cargo coverages, intermodal exchange agreements, and uninsured/underinsured motorist issues.

Ms. Moore also provides value-added services to her insurance industry clients by conducting annual California Fair Claims Settlement Practices training and certification of claims personnel. She also provides training in claims fraud detection.

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December 20, 2011


Pepperdine University School of Law (JD, 1981)

California State University at Fullerton (BA, 1973)

California State Courts
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Central District of Illinois

Trucking Insurance Defense Association (TIDA)

Claims and Litigation Management Alliance

Southern California Super Lawyers 2019, 2021

JD Supra Readers’ Choice Award – Top Author – Insurance 2018-2020