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Attorney Richard W. Moore, JR is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Maryland State Bar Association. Rick has been practicing law since 1992 and concentrates in immigration law, estate and tax planning, and estate administration (probate). He graduated from the University of Richmond cum laude in 1984 with a B.S. in Business Administration, concentration in accounting. Recipient of Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young) accounting scholarship and the E. Claiborne Robins School of Business scholarship. Named to Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities. Passed Certified Public Accountant exam 1987. Law Foundation Scholar, University of Baltimore, 1987. Awarded Avvo's Client Choice for Immigration Attorney, and Client Distinction Award from Martindate Hubbel (Less than 1% of the 900,000+ attorneys listed on and have been accorded this Martindale-Hubbell honor of distinction). 


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Practice areas


  1. Immigration: 90%
    25 years, 5.5 thousand cases
  2. Probate: 10%
    25 years, 200 cases



Hourly ($250-300/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Moore is one of the finest Immigration attorneys in MD. He is a strong and zealous advocate for his clients and a credit to the legal profession. If I needed an immigration attorney he would be my first choice and my first choice to refer clients to.


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  • Scott Edward France

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Moore is well respected in the legal community and has impressive credentials. He works tirelessly on behalf of his clients. I highly recommend this attorney.


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Contact info

Moore Law Group, PA

2300 York Road
Suite 213
Baltimore / Timonium, MD, 21093


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2014
Client Distinction AwardMartindale Hubbell2013
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2013
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2012
Law Foundation ScholarshipUniversity of Baltimore School of Law1987
Accounting ScholarshipErnst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young)1982
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerMoore Law Group, P.A.2011 - Present
AttorneyRichard W. Moore, P.A.1992 - 2011
senior tax acccountantArthur Andersen & Co./Price Waterhouse Coopers1991 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationMember2005 - Present
Maryland State Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Baltimore Opera TheatreBoard of Directors2009 - 2010
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Chinese asylum case approvedasylum granted
Gay Guaetmalan withholding of removal grantedwithholding of removal granted
extreme hardship waiver grantedI-485 adjustment of status and I-601 waiver granted
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Publication nameTitleDate
Tumblr BlogUS Immigration Lawyers2014
Tumblr BlogMoore Law Group, P.A.2014
TwitterImmigration Law - Moore Law Group, P.A.2014
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Baltimore School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of RichmondBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
African Association of MarylandComprehensive Immigration Reform2013
Harford County Bar AssociationOverview of Immigration Law for Non-Immigration Attorneys2008