Edward Moss

Partner

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Edward Moss represents companies and individuals in a wide range of commercial litigation and regulatory matters, with a focus on securities, antitrust, and merger-and-acquisition-related lawsuits. He has practiced in state and federal courts throughout the country, including Delaware Chancery Court. Edward also represents clients in investigations by a host of regulators, including the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, and offices of various state attorneys general. Edward is a business-minded lawyer with trial experience whose clients include financial institutions, private equity firms, airlines, professional sports franchises, and pharmaceutical and technology companies.

Honors & Awards

  • Named to the 40 & Under Hot List in Antitrust, General Commercial, and Securities by Benchmark Litigation (2018)

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • US District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Education

  • Duke University, J.D., magna cum laude
  • Amherst College, B.A., Economics; Law, Jurisprudence & Social Thought, magna cum laude

Professional Activities

Clerkships

  • Honorable Marvin Katz, US District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Co-Author

  • “A Report on Non-Reportable Transactions,” Antitrust Report, Issue 4 (2010)
  • “Shifting Sands: Practical Advice on Delaware Fee-Shifting Bylaws,” New York Law Journal (August 11, 2014)

Speaker

  • Antitrust Expert Training Academy, New York State Bar Association (October 2018)
  • Representing a leading online broker and thrift in a securities class action alleging misstatements in disclosures relating to mortgage-backed securities.
  • Representing a foreign technology company in a securities class action relating to its financial disclosures.   
  • Representing financial-institution underwriters in several securities class actions alleging misstatements in IPO offering materials. 
  • Representing the former CEO of a leading pharmaceutical company in a securities class action alleging misstatements about a key product. 
  • Representing individual officers in securities fraud claims arising out of the bankruptcy of a large supermarket chain.
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