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Appeals and Critical Legal Issues




Experienced Litigation Attorney

Ruth Moore is an experienced business litigation attorney whose practice focuses on appeals and critical legal issues.  She has a passion for the legal analysis required by appellate cases, but also enjoys working with trial attorneys on critical motions, framing and preserving issues, and posturing cases for appeal.   

Ruth began practicing law in 2001 at a large multinational law firm in Los Angeles, followed by several years at an L.A. entertainment litigation boutique.  After relocating to Colorado, Ruth joined a regional energy law firm in 2008.  She started her own practice in 2012.  She maintains an “of counsel” relationship with the Denver litigation firm Richards Carrington, LLC.  Ruth also serves as an arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). 

Ruth has litigated a wide variety of business disputes over the course of her career, including breach of contract, business tort, intellectual property, First Amendment, California anti-SLAPP, and regulatory matters. She also briefs and consults on legal issues arising in criminal law through her relationship with Richards Carrington, LLC. 


  •  J.D., 2001, Columbia University School of Law 
  • A.B. with Honors, 1998, Brown University 

Admissions to Practice

  • Colorado
  • California
  • United States Supreme Court 
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit 
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit 
  • United States District Court for the District of Colorado 
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California

Professional Affiliations

  • Colorado Bar Association, Appellate Subcommittee
  • Colorado Women's Bar Association
  • Faculty of Federal Advocates
  • First Judicial District Bar Association
  • Conifer Area Chamber of Commerce

Community Involvement

  • Rotary Club of Conifer
  • Girl Scouts of Colorado
  • Destination Imagination
  • Book Club Warriors (285 corridor)


  • Colorado Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2015 and 2016
  • Award for Outstanding Service to the U.S. District Court’s Civil Pro Bono Panel, 2015