Jerrold “Jim” Moss is Special Counsel to the firm, with his practice focused in the areas of civil litigation and business transactions. Mr. Moss represents clients involved in commercial disputes, personal injury claims and general business transactions. His clients have included advertising agencies, condominium associations, artists and arts organizations, medical providers and law firms. Mr. Moss has established “new law” through arguments to appellate courts. Before joining the firm, he chaired the litigation department at Rubin Quinn Moss & Patterson.


  • Pennsylvania State University, B. A.
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J. D.

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • U. S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U. S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Professional Affiliations

  • Served on Board of Directors of the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association
  • Served on Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Served as President of the Government Study Commission (which drafted the Home Rule Charter of Cheltenham Township)
  • Served on Cheltenham Township Zoning Board

Community Involvement

  • Served as Vice President, Society Hill Civic Association
  • Serves as President of Council, Society Hill Towers Owners Association
  • Serves as Counsel and on Executive Committee of Central Delaware Advocacy Group
  • Served on Mayor’s Central Delaware Riverfront Advisory Group
  • Served on Board of Directors of Muse Gallery
  • Served on Board of Directors of Cheltenham Center for the Arts

Presentations and Publications

  • Mr. Moss taught Business Law at Spring Garden College


Jerrold V. Moss, Esquire
Astor Weiss Kaplan & Mandel, LLP
The Bellevue
200 South Broad Street, Suite 600
Philadelphia, PA 19102
215.790.0509 (fax)