Attorney Carlos E. Moore, Managing Partner of Tucker Moore Group, LLP was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi and reared in Moss Point, Mississippi. After graduating from Moss Point High School as Salutatorian, he received his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science in 1999 from the University of South Alabama and his Juris Doctorate from The Florida State University College of Law in 2002. Attorney Moore is also an alumnus of the University of Mississippi School of Law, having completed his last year of law school there as a visiting student.
Licensed to practice in state and federal courts in Mississippi and Tennessee as well as before the United States Supreme Court, Attorney Moore is very active in several bar associations. He is a member of the Mississippi Bar, the Tennessee Bar, American Bar Association, American Association for Justice, Magnolia Bar Association, Mississippi Association for Justice and Grenada County Bar Association as well as Vice President of the National Bar Association. He is also a certified member of The Million Dollar Advocates Forum as well as inaugural president of the National Law Group and a former Mississippi Bar Commissioner. Most recently, Moore was selected to be featured in the second edition of Who’s Who in Black Mississippi with other distinguished ladies and gentlemen from across Mississippi and is the Immediate Past Chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section of The Mississippi Bar.
Married to the former Natalie Herrington of Grenada and proud father of Avery Nicole, Attorney Moore currently serves as General Counsel of Abundant Life Assembly and was named a Super Lawyer-Rising Star in the Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine for the past 7 consecutive years. Mid-South Super Lawyers magazine features outstanding attorneys in Mississippi, Tennessee, and Arkansas. He is also the Founding Chairman of the Board of the Grenada Unit of the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Mississippi Delta, Inc. as well as the inaugural President of the 100 Black Men of Grenada. Moore is also active in the Grenada County Chamber of Commerce, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., and is a 2010 graduate of Leadership Grenada as well as a 2013 graduate of Leadership Mississippi.
Attorney Moore also had the high honor of being named the Outstanding Young Lawyer of Mississippi by the Mississippi Bar in 2008, the first African-American to ever receive the prestigious award. In 2012, Moore was named a White House Fellows Regional Finalist as well as honored as the national Young Lawyer of the Year by the National Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. In 2014, Moore was named a Trailblazer Under 40 by the National Bar Association and received the NBA Presidential Fred D. Gray Legacy Award as well as the prestigious Esquire Award by the NBA Small Firms and Solo Practitioners Division. In 2015, Moore was honored with the Outstanding Alumni Award from the Southern Region Black Law Students Association.