Kristopher I. Moore


  • Overview


    Kristopher Moore is a member of the firm's Litigation Section, and his practice includes all aspects of civil and criminal litigation. He represents clients in complex commercial litigation, including breach of contract, unfair trade practices, white-collar defense, class action litigation, antitrust litigation, and other business torts. Mr. Moore often represents clients in intellectual property litigation, particularly businesses seeking to protect their patent rights.

    Intellectual Property Litigation

    Mr. Moore works to protect clients’ intellectual property, and he frequently handles trademark, trade secret, copyright and patent cases. He provides counseling, dispute resolution, and litigation in connection with all intellectual property matters. Mr. Moore achieved a favorable settlement for a client with patented electrical smart-grid technology, which allows users to monitor and adjust energy usage. The client, a Connecticut-based energy company, brought claims in multiple court jurisdictions alleging infringement of its patents.

    Complex Commercial Litigation

    Mr. Moore handles complex business matters, including claims of breach of contract; business torts such as fraud, misrepresentation, conversion and interference with contract; unfair and deceptive trade practices; class action litigation; securities and antitrust violations; and matters alleging tortious interference with business relations.

    Mr. Moore has represented multiple clients with complex cases, including a manufacturer of commercial printing devices involved in litigation which included claims ranging from patent infringement to trade secret theft to computer crimes.

    Pro Bono & Community Involvement

    Mr. Moore is committed to pro bono work. He is currently working with The Connecticut Innocence Project, an organization which seeks to overturn wrongful convictions, in an ongoing effort to exonerate a client who is serving a 50 year prison sentence for a murder conviction.

    Mr. Moore has also done pro bono work through the firm’s Domestic Violence Restraining Order Program, which helps victims of domestic violence navigate the court system. His efforts with the program led to him being selected as Robinson+Cole’s Pro Bono Service Award Recipient.

    Community involvement is also important to Mr. Moore, who coached a group of Boston inner city middle school students participating in a mock trial for Discovering Justice’s “Stand Up for Your Rights” program.

    Prior to joining Robinson+Cole, Mr. Moore served as a law clerk to the Honorable Thomas G. West of the Connecticut Appellate Court. While attending law school, he served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Janet C. Hall at the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut.

  • Experience
    • Experience


        Complex Litigation

      • Assisted trial counsel to manufacturer of commercial printing devices in three-week federal jury trial involving claims of antitrust, patent infringement, trade secret theft, computer crimes, fraud, and unfair trade.  

      • Patent Litigation

      • Successfully represented patent holder in multiple simultaneous infringement matters in the District of Delaware and District of Connecticut. Patents concern monitoring and controlling of energy usage. The case resulted in a favorable settlement for our client. 

      • Pro Bono

      • Assisted in ongoing effort to exonerate man who is serving a 50 year prison sentence for a murder conviction. Worked with The Connecticut Innocence Project in attempts to get new trial based on advancements in DNA testing. Examined witnesses and experts during post-conviction hearing. 

    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Connecticut Bar Association
      LGBT Section

      Boston Bar Association
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Robinson & Cole Pro Bono Service Award Recipient, 2013

      Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, "First 100," 2013

    • News

      R+C in the News

      • January 23, 2013

        Connecticut Law Tribune quotes Robinson & Cole's Pro Bono Work

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      R+C News Releases

      • June 5, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Boston Lawyers Coach Students on Constitutional Procedure

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      • November 21, 2013

        Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence Names Six Robinson & Cole Lawyers Among its “First 100”

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      • November 7, 2013

        Connecticut Legal Services Honors Robinson & Cole for Pro Bono Domestic Violence Restraining Order Program

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      • August 22, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Announces Annual Pro Bono, Mentor, and Community Service Awards

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      • September 25, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Expands Offices and Practice Areas with the Addition of New Associates

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