Benjamin D. Moore

Benjamin D. Moore concentrates in all areas of matrimonial and family law, and represents clients in criminal actions involving allegations of domestic violence. He brings to his clients a strong background in litigation.  Ben’s experience in custody and divorce law has particularly involved matters fraught with allegations of physical and emotional abuse. An accomplished trial lawyer, Ben has litigated complex cases in New York’s Supreme and Family Courts.

Ben’s career began in the Bronx County District Attorney’s Office, where he specialized in domestic violence prosecutions and tried numerous cases to verdict. Prior to joining Mayerson Abramowitz & Kahn, Ben spent several years as a criminal defense attorney in the State and Federal courts of New York. His list of courtroom victories includes cases where clients faced loss of custody, substantial fines, and sizable jail time, including life in prison.

Ben was a Richardson Scholar at Brooklyn Law School, where he graduated Order of the Barristers and was on the National Appellate Team of the Moot Court Honors Society. He received his B.A. magna cum laude in literature from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is proficient in Hebrew.

Ben is an adjunct professor of trial advocacy at Brooklyn Law School. In his course, Ben leads classroom workshops focused on the art and science of trial practice, with a particular emphasis on the psychological and dramatic elements of the trial.

Ben is a member of the Family Law Section of the New York State Bar Association and serves as a director of the Kings County Criminal Bar Association. He is also a member of the New York City Bar Association and the American Bar Association.

In his spare time, Ben enjoys contemporary fiction and the music of the Grateful Dead.  Other interests include golf, tennis, and swimming in the Atlantic Ocean.

A father of two, Ben lives with his family in Brooklyn.

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