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Myron Moskovitz

Business Attorney at Piedmont, CA

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Myron Moskovitz served as law clerk to Justice Raymond E. Peters of the California Supreme Court. He is the author of Winning An Appeal (Carolina Academic Press, 4th ed.) and Moskovitz On Appeal (LexisNexis, 2015). He has handled and consulted on many appeals, both in state and federal courts. Although appellate courts reverse in civil cases only about 20% of the time, he has won reversals in more than 70% of his civil cases in which he represented appellants.

He is Professor of Law Emeritus at Golden Gate University, where he taught Constitutional Law and Advanced Appellate Advocacy. He also directed the Appellate Advocacy Institute, where he hosted moot courts for lawyers with cases pending in appellate courts. Professor Moskovitz received his J.D. from Boalt Hall, where he was on Law Review and received the Order of the Coif.

He is now Legal Director of Moskovitz Appellate Team. See website at The Team includes former appellate judges, both state and federal, as well as former appellate law clerks. These lawyers have an insider’s view of how appellate courts will see your case.

The Team provides representation, evaluation, consultation, and moot courts – for writs and appeals, state and federal.

To discuss your options for appeals or writs, contact Moskovitz at 510-384-0354 or [email protected]

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Licensed for 57 years
State CA
Status Active
Acquired 1965
Updated 09/12/2022

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Myron Moskovitz
90 Crocker Avenue
Piedmont, CA, 94611


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Work Experience

  • Legal Director
  • Moskovitz Appellate Team
  • 2015 - Present
  • Professor
  • Golden Gate University School Of Law
  • 1972 - 2014
  • Director of Litigation
  • Legal Aid Society Of San Mateo County
  • 1972 - 1972
  • Chief Attorney
  • National Housing Law Project
  • 1968 - 1971
  • Directing Attorney
  • Marysville Office of California Rural Legal Assistance
  • 1967 - 1968
  • Staff attorney
  • General Counsel's Office, United States Office of Economic Opportunity
  • 1966 - 1966
  • Associate attorney
  • Dinkelspiel & Dinkelspiel
  • 1965 - 1966
  • Law Clerk
  • Mr. Justice Raymond Peters, California Supreme Court.
  • 1964 - 1965
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  • UC Berkeley SOL Boalt Hall
  • Juris Doctorate
  • 1964
  • Univ of California Berkeley
  • Bachelor of Science
  • 1960

Legal Cases

  • Tecklenburg v. Appellate Division
  • Affirmed
  • Rental Housing Association of Northern Alameda County v. City of Oakland
  • Affirmed
  • Betz v. Trainer-Wortham & Co., Inc.
  • Reversed
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  • American Bar Association Central & East European Law Initiative
  • Consultant
  • N/A
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Arbitrator
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • John Gorfunkel Outstanding Professor Award
  • Golden Gate University School of Law
  • 1988


  • California Lawyer Magazine
  • “Huelga”
  • 2005
  • California Lawyer Magazine
  • “Viktor”
  • 2005
  • Calif. Continuing Education of Bar
  • California Landlord-Tenant Practice, 2nd Edition, Lead Author
  • 1997
  • California Continuing Education of Bar
  • California Eviction Defense Manual, 2nd Edition, lead author
  • 1993
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Speaking Engagements

  • Conferences for lawyers
  • Appellate practice
  • N/A
  • Conferences for lawyers
  • Appellate practice
  • N/A
  • Conference for lawyers
  • Appellate Advocacy
  • N/A
  • Conferences for Lawyers
  • Appellate Advocacy
  • N/A
  • Conferences for lawyers, judges, and law professors
  • Landlord-tenant law and practice
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

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Given (1)
Appeals Attorney | Jul 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I could not endorse any other attorney any more than Myron. He was my professor, has been my mentor and an excellent friend. His legal mind is hall of fame worthy for our/his generation."
Appeals Attorney | Dec 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Myron is an excellent appellate lawyer, and in general, a litigator nonpareil. I have worked with Myron since 1995, and recommend him without reserve."

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Piedmont Business Lawyer Myron Moskovitz
Myron Moskovitz
Business Attorney
Piedmont, CA
Licensed for 57 years