Our People

The Moore Law Group expects the highest standards of conduct and professionalism by its employees and their adherence to those ideals which exemplify the practice of law. This includes all employees of The Moore Law Group, including attorneys, non-attorney negotiators and support staff.

Mr. Moore has practiced law in California for almost 40 years and is rated “A-V” in the Martindale-Hubbell™ Legal Directory.

Mr. Moore is the Immediate Past President of NARCA-The National Creditors Bar Association.

As the principal of The Moore Law Group, Mr. Moore is responsible for all practice areas of the firm, including business transactions and litigation, the collection of consumer and commercial debt, advising lenders, credit unions, debt buyers and collection agencies on debt collection related issues, including compliance with state and federal laws impacting the debt collection industry and defending lawsuits brought under those laws and the firm’s retail and commercial collection practice.

Mr. Moore has been retained as an expert witness regarding policies/procedures and industry standards regarding the collection of retail and commercial debt and the reporting thereof to credit reporting agencies.

Mr. Moore is a 1981 graduate of both the UCLA School of Law and the UCLA Graduate School of Management and a 1977 graduate of the University of California, Berkeley.

Mr. Moore has spoken to numerous conferences and groups throughout the country on a variety of topics including Debtor and Consolidator Scams, the Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Legislative and Administrative Enforcement Agendas in the Credit Industry.

Accomplishments

  • Admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, all state and Federal courts in California, and the United States District Court, District of Colorado.
  • President of the National Creditors Bar Association – 2015-2017
  • Served five two year terms as a Board Member – The National Creditors Bar Association
  • President Elect of National Creditors Bar Association – 2014-2015
  • Past Chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Education Pillar
  • Past Chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Professional Standards Pillar
  • Past Chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Education Conferences Advisory Committee
  • Past chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Amicus Brief Committee
  • Past Co-Chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Laws and Legislation Committee
  • Past Chair of the National Creditors Bar Association Task Force on Debtor/Consolidator Scams and Fraud
  • Member of the National Creditors Bar Association Grievance Committee
  • Founding Board member of the California Creditors Bar Association
  • Four years as a Board Member of the California Creditors Bar Association
  • Two Years as President of the California Creditors Bar Association
  • Past President of the California Creditors Bar Association

Ray Mahdavi, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Mahdavi is licensed to practice in all state courts California and the United States District Courts for the Northern, Central and Southern Districts of California and the District of Colorado.

Karel Raba, Esq.

Managing Attorney, California Office

Mr. Raba is licensed to practice in California, Arizona, Colorado and New Mexico.

Brandon Burgess, Esq.

Managing Attorney, New Mexico Office

Mr. Burgess is licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Davis Kratz, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Kratz is licensed to practice in California.

Don Phan-Huy, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Phan-huy is licensed to practice in California.

John Sheils, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Sheils is licensed to practice in Arizona and in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona.

Jennifer Wong, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Wong received a Bachelors of Arts from the University of California, San Diego and her Juris Doctor from the University of California, Irvine, School of Law.