Moses R. DeWitt

Moses R. DeWitt, Orlando, Florida AttorneyMoses R. DeWitt
moses@dewittlaw.com

Moses DeWitt was born and raised in Winter Park, Florida. After graduating from Winter Park High School, he went on to Emory University to receive his undergraduate degree and to Florida State University College of Law to receive his Juris Doctor. Prior to joining the DeWitt Law Firm, P.A., Mr. DeWitt was an Assistant Public Defender for the Ninth Judicial Circuit in Orange County, Florida. After handling hundreds of criminal cases and gaining trial experience, Mr. DeWitt joined the DeWitt Law Firm. Today, he continues to practice criminal law as well as domestic, commercial, and real estate litigation. Mr. DeWitt is the author of numerous articles and was an editor of the Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law.



Education

J.D. Degree: Florida State University, College of Law
• Journal of Land Use and Environmental Law (Articles and Notes Editor)
• Business Review Journal (Executive Editor & Articles and Notes Editor)

B.A. Degree: Emory University

Publications

Florida Court Reverses Dismissal of Takings Claims on Statute of Limitations Grounds, Water Log, Vol. 29, No. 1, Legal Reporter of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Summer 2009.

Florida Court Eases Standing Requirement for Development Challenges, Water Log, Vol. 28, No. 4, Legal Reporter of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Summer 2009.

Florida Municipality Subject to Takings Claim for Permit Denial After Applicant Refuses Conditions, Water Log, Vol. 28, No. 4, Legal Reporter of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Summer 2009.

Court Grants Standing to File Suit in Light of Flood-Zone Surveyor’s Erroneous Decision, Water Log, Vol. 28, No. 4, Legal Reporter of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Spring 2009.

Appellate Court Finds Operators of Sunken Vessels Fully Liable for Removal Costs, Water Log, Vol. 28, No. 3, Legal Reporter of the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, Winter 2008.

Recognitions
RYSE Magazine: 25 Young Attorneys on the RYSE

Professional Affiliations

The Florida Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association
American Bar Association – Tort, Trial, and Insurance Practice Section
• Vice-Chair, PODL Committee, 2008 – 2011
• Vice-Chair, Law Student Board, 2010 – 2011
• Long Range Planning Liaison, 2009 – 2010
• Member, Task Force on Outreach to Law Students, 2010 – 2011
The Central Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (CFACDL)