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Cited media references:

·               ID theft victims hear from Davis community, The Davis Enterprise, May 11, 2004

·               9th Circuit Gets to Heart of Donor Dispute, The Recorder (The American Lawyer), Nov.  10, 1998, at 4 (court watch)

·              Suit over covert funds tangled in web of deception, Sacramento Bee, Dec.  28, 1996, at A5 (metro final)

·              Con man or covert operator?  Now the courts must decide, The Fresno Bee, Dec.  22, 1996, at A8 (home edition)

·              US contests $ 35m claim, The Lawyer, Apr. 30, 1996, at 40 (news)


Reported Cases:

·                Monarch Assurance P.L.C. v. United States of America, 244 F.3d 1356 (2001)

·                Jacobsen v.  Marin General Hospital et al., 192 F.3d 881 (1999)

·                Monarch Assurance P.L.C. v. United States of America, 42 Fed.Cl. 258 (1998)

·                Jacobsen v.  Marin General Hospital et al., 963 F.Supp. 866 (1997)

·                Monarch Assurance P. L. C. v. United States of America, 36 Fed.Cl. 324 (1996)



Languages spoken: Hebrew, English

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Practice areas


  1. Business: 65%
    23 years
  2. Immigration: 10%
    23 years
  3. Estate Planning: 10%
    23 years
  4. International Law: 9%
    23 years
  5. Other: 6%
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Hourly ($110-350/hour), Fixed (sometimes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Phoenix House
413 F St
Davis, CA, 95616


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 10% Graduate - LL.M. ClassMcGeorge School of Law1994
Dean's Honor RoleMcGeorge School of Law1992
Mr. and Mrs. William D. James FoundationMcGeorge School of Law1992
Verne Adrian and Annabel Academic Achievement ScholarshipMcGeorge School of Law1992
Hiroshima, Jacobs, and Roth ScholarshipMcGeorge School of Law1992
Gary V. Schaber Memorial ScholarshipMcGeorge School of Law1992
Alumni Association ScholarshipMcGeorge School of Law1991
Mr. and Mrs. William D. James FoundationMcGeorge School of Law1991
Excellence in Research Award (twice)National Honor Society in Psychology1990
Dean's Honor List, Division of Letters & ScienceUniversity of California1990
UC Davis Graduating Senior Leadership AwardUniversity of California, Davis1990
UC Davis Service AwardUniversity of California, Davis1990
V. Glenn Winslow Jr. Outstanding Graduating Senior Man (top 5)University of California, Davis1990
Mr. and Mrs. William D. James FoundationMcGeorge School of Law1990
President's Undergraduate Research FellowshipUniversity of California, Davis1989
Bonnheim Scholarship AwardUniversity of California, Davis1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerMoore & Moore Attorneys at Law2006 - Present
OwnerLaw office of Raphael Moore1997 - 2005
PartnerMartensen & Moore1994 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Immigration Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Federal litigation against CIA for contract breachWalk-away agreement after 17 years of litigation on client terms
Purchase of entity on behalf of public companyPurchase completed in timely fashion
Federal litigation re improper taking of body parts for organ donationEstablished new law in 9th Circuit; reported case
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Publication nameTitleDate
Davis EnterpriseUnderstanding New Immigration Law2012
Winters ExpressLiving Will or Advance Health Care Directive — which should you choose?2005
The Jewish VoiceVarious2002
The Jewish VoiceVarious2000
The Jewish VoiceVarious1998
Danish Foreign MinistryFederal taxation & Joint Ventures in the United States1997
Danish Foreign MinistryDoing business in the United States1996
McGeorge School of LawAdvanced Transnational Legal Practice1995
McGeorge School of Lawto the International Wanabe: A Business Law Guidebook for the McGeorge School of Law Transnational Business Practice LL.M. Candidate1994
Danish NewsAspects of comparative corporate tax law1994
Law Council of AustraliaPackage limitation under the Hague Rules: Is it worth its weight in gold ?1994
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificTransnational Business PracticeLL.M - Master of Laws1994
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of California - DavisPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Lunch speaking eventCorporate Liability - protecting ownershipN/A
Lunch speaking eventBusiness Formation - entity choicesN/A
Community service projectAdvanced Health Care DirectivesN/A