Jeff Moad is an attorney in the firm's Louisville office and a member of the Business Litigation Service Group. His practice focuses on complex business litigation, class action litigation, consumer finance litigation, and professional liability defense.
Before joining the firm, Jeff served as a law clerk for the Honorable John G. Heyburn II, U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky. Jeff graduated first in his class from the University of Kentucky College of Law.
Counsel for manufacturer in prosecution of claims against supplier for fraud, breach of warranty, and unfair competition resulting from misrepresentation of product's composition and country of origin.
Successfully argued for complete preemption under ERISA of claims against an independent medical record review organization in appeal before the Sixth Circuit, and successfully opposed the petition for a writ of certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Argued and briefed Sixth Circuit appeal in dispute involving a complex options and futures trading strategy.
Argued and briefed successful motion to dismiss claims of fraud, negligent training, and negligent supervision asserted against a financial institution based on alleged forgery of a former employee.
Won summary judgment for insurer on all class claims and individual claims in multistate federal court class action involving fixed-index annuities.
Counsel for distiller in putative class action alleging nuisance and trespass relating to ethanol emissions.
Counsel for mortgage servicer in putative class action asserting RESPA and breach of contract claims.
Counsel for auto finance companies in defense of FCRA, FDCPA, and TCPA claims.
Counsel for mortgage loan servicers in defense of FCRA, FDCPA, RESPA, and TCPA claims.
Counsel for regional law firm in dispute involving alleged legal malpractice in the negotiation of a stock purchase agreement.
Counsel for law firm in legal malpractice litigation alleging professional negligence in commercial litigation of trespass, private nuisance, and negligence claims.
Counsel for attorney in legal malpractice action alleging professional negligence in probation revocation proceedings.
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Kentucky