Louis R. Moffa Jr. serves as the firm's general counsel. Lou is an accomplished trial and appellate litigator who has handled matters in state and federal courts across the country. His litigation practice includes commercial and construction contracts, civil rights and constitutional torts, business torts, shareholder disputes, employment discrimination and wrongful termination. Lou also has extensive experience handling mediations and arbitrators, both as advocate and neutral, in complex commercial cases. In addition, he has extensive experience in the area of state and local public bidding and contracting.
Prior to joining Montgomery McCracken, Moffa was a partner in the Litigation Department of Ballard Spahr Andrews and Ingersoll, LLP. Before joining Ballard Spahr, he was a partner with Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP, where he managed the firm's Cherry Hill office for 10 years.
After law school, Lou served for a year as a law clerk to Hon. Howard F. Corcoran, U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.
Lou received a J.D., magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center in 1982 where he was an editor of Law and Policy in International Business, the Georgetown International Law Journal. He graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S.B.A., magna cum laude, in 1979.
Labor and Employment
Government Liability and Civil Rights Defense
- Quoted, “Employment Lawyers Clash While Lawmakers Weigh Limits on Noncompete Agreements,” New Jersey Law Journal, June 2021
- Quoted, “Rutgers Law Students Represent Prison Inmates in Civil Rights Cases,” Rutgers Law School News, September 2017
- Quoted, “Verizon strike becomes increasingly bitter,” Delawareonline.com, May 2016
- Quoted, “ICE’s Work-Site Enforcement Continues Despite New Priorities, Practitioners Say,” Bloomberg BNA, June 2015
- Quoted, “Noncompete Suits Rising as Job Market Rebounds,” New Jersey Law Journal, May 2015
- Quoted, “Executive Action Likely to Impact Employers Of Less-Skilled Workers, Practitioners Say,” BNA Workplace Immigration Report, December 2014
- Honoree, Hon. Peter J. Devine, Jr. Award, Camden County Bar Association, January 2023
- Selected to the 2022-2024 list of The Best Lawyers in America© – Commercial Litigation. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey or the highest court of any other state.
- Member, American Bar Association
- Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
- Member, District of Columbia Bar Association
- Former President, Camden County Bar Association
- Board of Trustees and Former President, Camden County Bar Foundation
- Adjunct Professor, Law at Rutgers School of Law-Camden
- Adjunct Professor, University of Delaware
- Chairman of the Board, Camden County College Foundation
- Member of the Board and Executive Committee, American Red Cross, Southern New Jersey Chapter
- Georgetown University Law Center
- Georgetown University
21 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Listed in the 2024 Editions of The Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America
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Montgomery McCracken Partner Louis R. Moffa Receives Camden County Bar Association Hon. Peter J. Devine, Jr. Award
Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that partner Louis R. Moffa, Jr. has been awarded the Honorable Peter J. Devine, Jr. Award by the Camden County Bar Association. The award […]
15 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2023
Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 15 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in their respective practice areas. Since […]
15 Montgomery McCracken Attorneys Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022
Montgomery McCracken is pleased to announce that 15 of the firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America© in their respective practice areas. […]