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Jesse Tyner Moore Senior Attorney

Areas of Practice

Industries

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 2006
  • California, 2013

Education

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., with honors, American Journal of Criminal Law, Editor-in-Chief, 2006

The University of Texas at Austin, B.A., with honors, Phi Beta Kappa, 2003

Jesse advises financial institutions and other clients on a wide variety of legal and regulatory compliance issues. He has experience with a variety of federal and state laws and regulations, such as TILA, RESPA, FDCPA, FCRA, FCBA, ECOA, GLBA, BSA, TCPA, the Bankruptcy Code, the Moss-Magnuson Act, the Unruh Act, etc. He also has experience in transactions such as mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financing.

Jesse benefits from a diverse background that includes litigation, transactional, and regulatory work. He has experience in consumer, commercial, and bankruptcy litigation. His courtroom experience helps him advise clients on how to minimize legal risk from the outset. Jesse also has the experience of serving as Law Clerk for Chief Judge Barbara J. Houser, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas from 2006 to 2007.

Jesse, a native Austinite, is also passionate about animal rights and assists various groups in legal matters. He graduated from the Science Academy at Lyndon B. Johnson H.S. and studied in the Plan II Honors Program in college.

Experience

  • Advising financial institutions on regulatory and compliance law
  • Serving as acting General Counsel for former major mortgage lender
  • Defending financial institutions in class actions, government investigations, and enforcement actions
  • Defending financial institutions and consumer lenders in consumer litigation, including Truth-in-Lending Acts (TILA) cases, Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) cases, and Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) cases
  • Advising clients in acquisitions, sales, and other transactions involving a wide variety of assets, including manufacturing plants, financial institutions, grocery store chains, restaurant chains, real estate, mortgage loans, oil and gas interests, and sports teams
  • Representing borrowers and lenders in various commercial lending matters

Published Opinions

  • Exterior Building Supply, Inc. v. Bank of America, N.A., 270 S.W.3d 769 (Tex. App.—Dallas 2008, no pet.)
  • Ingalls v. Thompson (In re Bradley), 588 F.3d 254 (5th Cir. 2009)
  • Ingalls v. Gressett (In re Bradley), 326 Fed. App’x 838 (5th Cir. 2009)
  • In re Accredited Home Lenders Holding Co., 441 B.R. 443 (Bankr. D. Del. 2011)
  • Klein v. Capital One Financial Corp., No. 4:10-CV-00629-EJL, 2011 WL 3270438 (D. Idaho July 29, 2011)
  • In re Brooks, No. 10-21179, 2011 WL 5593084 (Bankr. N.D. Ohio Nov. 16, 2011)
  • Moore v. Accredited Home Lenders Holding Co. (In re Accredited Home Lenders Holding Co.), No. 10-1075-GMS, 2012 WL 868689 (D. Del. Mar. 14, 2012)
  • In re Wide West Services, LLC, No. 13-12551-A-11, 2013 WL 5201383 (Bankr. E.D. Cal. Sept. 12, 2013)
  • Greater Houston German Shepherd Dog Rescue, Inc. v. Lira, --- S.W.3d ----, No. 14-13-00240CV, 2014 WL 4199165 (Tex. App.—Houston [14th Dist.] Aug. 26, 2014, pet. filed) (on behalf of Texas Humane Legislation Network, amicus curiae)

Memberships & Involvement

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • Austin Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section, Vice President
  • Austin Bar Association, Financial Institutions Section, Treasurer
  • Austin Young Lawyers’ Associations
  • Austin Downtown Founders Lions Club, Member
  • Austin Neighborhoods Council, Communications Co-Coordinator
  • Bouldin Creek Neighborhood Association, Secretary
  • Larry E. Kelly Inn of Court
  • State Bar of Texas Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, Subcommittee Nine, Member
  • Texas Association of Bank Counsel, Member
  • Western District of Texas Bankruptcy Bench-Bar Conference, Secretary

Recognized in Texas Monthly and Texas Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star, 2015-2017

Recipient of the Texas Humane Legislation Network Justice Award, 2015