Who We Are / Partners

Franklin K. Moss

fmoss@spivaklipton.com
Tel: (212) 765-2100 ext. 20
Fax: (212) 765-8954

Mr. Moss joined the firm in 1989 and became a partner in 1990.  He received his law degree, cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 1978 and his undergraduate degree in History from Cornell University in 1968.  Prior to joining the firm, he taught at New York University School of Law, clerked for the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and was a partner in two other union-side law firms.  More recently, he has served as a member of the adjunct faculty at Cornell Law School, CUNY’s Murphy Institute and Cornell University’s School of Industrial and Labor Relations, teaching courses in labor law, ERISA and arbitration.  He has lectured widely in labor and employee benefit issues.  Mr. Moss services many of our entertainment industry clients.  He was born in the Bronx.

Admissions:

  • State of New York
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Southern District
  • U.S. District Court, New York, Eastern District
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Publications:

  • Contributing Author, National Labor Relations Act: Law and Practice, Matthew Bender (1992)

Professional Activities:

  • Volunteer arbitrator for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York