Former U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, Michael Moore joined Pope McGlamry in December 2015. Mr. Moore will focus his practice in the areas of qui tam and false claims litigation, significant fraud and tort cases as well as white collar matters.
Moore was appointed by President Obama in 2010 to serve as the United States Attorney. As U.S. Attorney, Moore targeted violent crimes, human trafficking and public corruption. During his time as the chief federal prosecutor, he oversaw the prosecution of national food safety cases, resulting in record-setting prison sentences for corporate executives and the largest criminal fine ever imposed against a corporation for food safety violations. Mr. Moore took an active role in civil rights matters, overseeing numerous cases involving the brutal mistreatment of arrestees and prison inmates, and personally mediated a landmark settlement guaranteeing adequate representation for children and individuals in the Superior Courts. False Claims Practice in Middle District of GA
Moore is credited with developing the false claims practice in the Middle District of Georgia, increasing recoveries for the Government by over 8000 percent during his tenure. His efforts resulted in multi-million dollar settlements and made the Middle District of Georgia a leader in combating health care fraud.