Jaburg Wilk

Thomas S. Moring

Partner


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Phone: Work602-248-1049

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Jaburg Wilk
Work 3200 N. Central Avenue Suite 2000 Phoenix, AZ   85012
USA

Assistant: Ana Canby

Assistant Phone: 602-248-1064

Tom's Practice Areas
  • Civil Litigation
  • Tort Litigation 
  • Real Estate 
  • Commercial Disputes 
  • Creditor's Rights
  • Collections
  • Business Law

Tom Moring’s practice emphasizes complex real estate and commercial disputes, creditor’s rights, tort litigation and collections matters. Mr. Moring has extensive experience in managing and performing all aspects of litigation from initial investigation through discovery to trial.  During the real estate downturn, Mr. Moring began helping lenders and owners of real property navigate the short sale and foreclosure process, including helping negotiate alternatives to protect the interests of his clients.

Mr. Moring began his career at Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP, one of the largest and most prestigious law firms in the country, where he worked for and earned a place among some of the top litigation attorneys in Arizona. Throughout Mr. Moring’s career, he has been involved in a wide variety of civil litigation matters, most as lead counsel. Among Mr. Moring’s many career highlights:

  • Acted as lead counsel in several commercial trials involving in excess of $1 Million in controversy
  • Managed personal injury actions resulting in settlements in excess of $1 million
  • Participated in class action antitrust suit for plaintiff, resulting in settlement for plaintiff and over $45 million recovery
  •  Successfully prosecuted fraudulent transfer trial on behalf of client
  • Drafted pleadings in Arkansas Supreme Court, directly leading to changes in Arkansas rules of civil procedure
  •  Acted as lead counsel in multiple jury trials in both State and Federal Courts
  • Successfully prepared and argued pleadings before Court of Appeals
  • Assisted real property owners with short sale and foreclosure advice and protection
  • Represent lenders in distressed real property with asset protection and negotiation with tenant
  • Acted as local counsel for numerous out-of-state law firms and clients

Mr. Moring graduated with honors from the James E. Rogers College of Law at the University of Arizona.  While in law school, Mr. Moring served as the Articles Editor for the Arizona Law Review.  He graduated from the University of Arizona with a B.A. in East Asian Studies.  Mr. Moring is admitted to practice in all Arizona courts, State and Federal.

Professional Experience
  • State Bar of Arizona, Member
  • State Bar of Arizona, Fee Arbitration Commission, Member
  • City of Phoenix Public Defender Review Committee Member
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Member
  • State Bar of Arizona, Veteran's Assistance Program, Member
  • Acted as lead counsel in several commercial trials involving in excess of $1 Million in controversy
  • Managed personal injury actions resulting in settlements in excess of $1 million
  • Participated in class action antitrust suit for plaintiff, resulting in settlement for plaintiff and over $45 million recovery
  • Successfully prosecuted fraudulent transfer trial on behalf of client
  • Drafted pleadings in Arkansas Supreme Court, directly leading to changes in Arkansas rules of civil procedure
  • Acted as lead counsel in multiple jury trials in both State and Federal Courts
  •  Successfully prepared and argued pleadings before Court of Appeals
  • Acted as local counsel for numerous out-of-state law firms and clients
Court Admissions
  • Arizona, 2001
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona, 2002
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona, 2002
Awards and Recognition
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Attorney of the Month, 2012 and 2015
Education
  • J.D., University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2001
  • B.A., University of Arizona, 1995


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