E. Patrick Moores is a native of Lexington, Kentucky, and began his legal career in 1967 conducting investigative work for the Lexington law firm of Fowler, Measle & Bell, while completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Kentucky. Moores’ college study was interrupted for military service in 1969, when he enlisted in the U.S. Army and attended and graduated from the Officer Candidate School (OCS-Infantry) at Fort Benning, Georgia. After active duty, Moores remained in the reserve component, obtaining the rank of Captain before leaving military service after ten years.
Moores eventually graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1974. He entered law school at the Cumberland School of Law of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama, receiving his Juris Doctor degree in 1978. He has also done graduate study toward a masters degree in theology/philosophy at Asbury Theological Seminary.
Moores began the practice of law in 1979 with the Lexington firm of Fowler, Measle and Bell, eventually becoming a senior partner in the firm. On January 1, 2001, he entered solo practice. Moores’ law practice has developed a principle focus in administrative law, litigation, concentrated in the areas of insurance fraud law, employment law, contract law, health care law, franchise law, network/multi-level marketing law. He is also a certified hearing officer for administrative agencies of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Among the insurance companies he has represented include Allstate, State Farm, State Auto, Kentucky Farm Bureau, Shelter, Liberty Mutual, Progressive, Travelers, Firemen’s Fund, Federated, Lumbermans, American Mining, American National, Kemper, Sentry, Zurich, Auto Owners, Kentucky National, Kentucky FAIR Plan, EMC-Hamilton Mutual, Pavenstadt and Ohio Casualty.
Moores is rated “A-V” by Martindale-Hubbell. He is admitted to practice before the Kentucky Bar, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He has been a featured lecturer for many insurance and employment law seminars and training programs on recognizing and safeguarding against organizational fraud.
Moores is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the Bar Associations of Fayette County and the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the Kentucky Defense Counsel, the Defense Research Institute, the American Health Lawyers Association, and the Kentucky Association of Administrative Adjudicators.
Moores is married to Barbara Jane Greene, who owns BJM & Associates, Inc., and other associated companies, consisting of human resource staffing businesses operating throughout central Kentucky, and who was recognized by Working Woman magazine in 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001, as one of the “Top 500 Women-Owned Businesses” in the United States. In 2000, she was recognized by the United States Chamber of Commerce with its prestigious “Blue Chip Enterprise Award.”