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

Leslie Moore

Director of Operations

Mrs. Moore has over 20 years of experience as a Director of Operations in both the public and private sector. Mrs. Moore’s extensive experience overseeing a broad spectrum of departments in various industries gives her a strong multi-disciplined vision of business practices.

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.

Mr. Mahdavi’s practice focuses on defense of actions brought against the firm’s clients for alleged violations of the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, Rosenthal Fair Debt Collections Practices Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Breach of Contract and claims of emotional distress.

Karel Raba, Esq.

Managing Attorney, California Office

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

Mr. Raba received his Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and German from Earlham College in 2008 and his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Chapman University School of Law in 2013. Since 2014, Mr. Raba has been a contributor of the National Association of Credit Managers’ annual Manual of Credit and Commercial Laws.

Vincent Creta

Managing Attorney, Arizona Office

Mr. Creta is licensed to practice in Arizona.

Mr. Creta brings almost 20 years of creditors’ rights experience to The Moore Law Group.

Mr. Creta received his B.S. in Justice Studies from Arizona State University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Houston Law Center.

Taylor Minshall, Esq.

Managing Attorney, Colorado Office

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

Mr. Minshall received a B.A. in Business Communications from DeVry University, Westminster, CO, and a J.D and L.L.M in International Business Transactions from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Denver, CO.

Sean Ambrose, Esq.

Managing Attorney, Nevada Office

Mr. Ambrose is licensed to practice in Nevada.

Mr. Ambrose is a native Nevadan. He has been practicing law for 13 years. Mr. Ambrose received a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from the University of Nevada and obtained his Juris Doctorate from the Boyd School of Law in Las Vegas.

Brandon Burgess, Esq.

Managing Attorney, New Mexico Office

Mr. Burgess is licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Angela Dawson, Esq.

Client Services Manager

Ms. Dawson is licensed to practice in California.

Steve Netter

Audit and Compliance Manager

Donna Aguirre, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Aguirre is licensed to practice in California

Ms. Aguirre received a Bachelor’s Degree from University of the Philippines Diliman and her Juris Doctor from Western State University College of Law.

Maria Bradish, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Bradish is licensed to practice in California.

Ms. Bradish received a Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering Mechanics from the University of Cincinnati and her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from Salmon P. Chase College of Law.

Adam Brumage, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Brumage is licensed to practice in California.

Tyler Campbell, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Campbell is licensed to practice in Colorado.

Mr. Campbell received a B.A. in Political Science from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, and a J.D from Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, NY.

Kathryn Hokom, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Hokom is licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Ms. Hokom received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of California, Merced and her Juris Doctor from Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law.

West Imboden, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Imboden is licensed to practice in California.

Ryota Isozaki, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Isozaki is licensed to practice in California.

Davis Kratz, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Kratz is licensed to practice in California.

Nicolena Milicevic, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Milicevic is licensed to practice in Arizona.

Andrew Morrow, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Morrow is licensed to practice in New Mexico.

Don Phan-Huy, Esq.

Associate Attorney

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

Taylor Preston, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Mr. Preston is licensed to practice in California.

Mia Samartinean, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Samartinean is licensed to practice in Arizona.

Staci Sellers, Esq.

Associate Attorney

Ms. Sellers is licensed to practice in Nevada.

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.

Mr. Sheils received his Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from Arizona State University and his Juris Doctorate from Arizona Summit Law School, where he served as Vice-Managing Law Review Editor.

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.

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