Ray Moore is a shareholder with Murphy & Grantland. Prior to joining the firm, he was a defense trial attorney who practiced in Columbia. Ray focuses his practice on products liability, insurance defense and coverage issues and has represented insurers in both state and federal district courts
Originally from Augusta, Georgia, Ray graduated as a First Honor Graduate and summa cum laude from The Citadel with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. While at The Citadel, Ray served as Regimental Commander as well as Chairman of the Honor Committee and the Presidential Advisory Committee. He graduated from The University of South Carolina School of Law, cum laude. In law school, Ray served on the editorial board of the South Carolina Law Review, was a member of the Order of the Wig and Robe and Order of the Coif and was the recipient of the Irving Steinberg Award.
Ray is a member of the Richland County Bar Association, South Carolina Bar, Defense Research Institute, South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association, American Bar Association and the American Society for Pharmacy Law.
Ray and his wife Christina have four children. Ray serves as a deacon at Shandon Baptist Church in Columbia. Ray enjoys sports and sports writing and is an outdoors enthusiast.