Jerry A. Moore III

Moore Jerry
Jerry Moore practices principally in the area of urban real estate development, condemnation, employment defense litigation and administrative law and is the author of published articles on these subjects. His practice includes representation of developers, employers, healthcare institutions, retail stores, financial institutions, universities, churches, community organizations, energy companies, nonprofit corporations, and communications companies in a variety of real estate, employment litigation, legislative, and administrative law matters.

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Representative Matters

Jerry serves as outside counsel on real estate matters to Safeway, Inc. in the development and redevelopment of its retail centers in the District of Columbia.  He has also served as land use counsel to Hines Interests in its development of the Old Convention Center site and to the National Capital Revitalization Corporation in zoning and land use matters.  Jerry has also provided land use and zoning counsel to MedStar Health, Crescent Resources, The George Washington University, Howard University, and the Government of the District of Columbia, among other major clients.  His practice extends to zoning, environmental, eminent domain, and administrative law matters.




  • J.D. Georgetown University Law Center 1975
  • M.A. University of Wisconsin 1970
  • B.A. University of Minnesota 1968

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia


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Personal Activities

Jerry has served as a  naval officer, a clerk to U.S. District Judge Barrington D. Parker, and as the director of programs and the co-chair of the D.C. Public Interest Group at the Greater Washington Board of Trade. He has served on the boards of many community organizations, including as vice chairman of the board and treasurer of the Children’s Hospital and the Greater Washington Urban League, where he serves as chairman of the board.  Jerry has also served as an elected trustee of the National Urban League, two terms as the chairman of the District of Columbia United Way Campaign, and two terms as chairman of the Howard University Hospital Fund Development Committee.  He served as vice president of the District of Columbia Building Industry Association, a member of the board of directors of the D.C. Chamber of Commerce, a board member of the Downtown Business Improvement District, the vice chairman of the board of Unity Healthcare Inc., and a state member of the Interstate Study Commission.  Jerry has also hosted a weekly radio program on which he and invited guests discussed current issues.