HON. ROBERT MOSS was appointed to the Orange County (California) Superior Court by Gov. Gray Davis on April 19, 2002 and is assigned to the Complex Civil Justice Center. He was a founding partner in the law firm of Howard, Moss, Loveder, Strickroth and Parker (1987-2002) and a partner (1978-1986) and an associate (1973-1977) in Parker, Stanbury, McGee, Babcock & Combs. He specialized in civil litigation, including personal injury, insurance bad faith, construction defect, professional malpractice, governmental entity, and business tort litigation. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1973. He is a member of the St. Thomas More Society and has served on numerous court- and law-related organizations. He has received the Judge of the Year Award, Orange County Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (2005); the Jerrold Oliver Award, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association (2007); and the George Francis Civility Award, Orange County Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (2010). Judge Moss earned a B.A. from the University of California, Irvine, in 1968 and a J.D. from Loyola University School of Law, Los Angeles, in 1973, where he was a member of the law review staff.