Steve Moore spent the first three years of his career as a criminal defense attorney with the New York City Public Defender’s office. Since joining Galen Watje in 1995, he has represented businesses and individuals in matters involving contract law, unfair competition, unjust enrichment, partnership and shareholder disputes, tortious interference with contract, real estate, trademarks, non-competes, trade secrets, deceptive trade practices, and compensation claims. He has over 20 years of experience in trials, hearings, depositions, motion practice, arbitrations, mediations, and appeals in both federal and state court in Minnesota, New York, Texas, Michigan, California, New Jersey, Ohio, Illinois, Missouri, Virginia, Washington, and Florida.
University of Minnesota (B.A., 1989)
New York Law School (J.D., cum laude, 1992), editor, Journal of Human Rights
New York, 1993
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 1994
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1994
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 1998
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit, 1999
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1997
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 2004
Volunteer Lawyers Network, 1997 – present
General Counsel, Crosstown Community Band
Steve lives in south Minneapolis with his wife and three children. In his spare time, he helps coach youth sports for his childrens’ teams.
Watje & Moore - Trusted Twin Cities Business Law Firm
The Watje Firm’s lawyers earned a national reputation in litigation, particularly representing manufacturer’s representatives by aggressively pursuing their principals who refused to pay commissions or unlawfully terminated them. Watje & Moore, Ltd. has handled numerous claims against large retailers who interfered...