Vero Beach, FL 772-231-4440

Melbourne, FL 321-984-2700

Coral Gables, FL 305-443-5020

Ethan S. Moore

Ethan S. Moore, LLM


Practice Areas

Ethan S. Moore joined Rossway Swan Tierney Barry & Oliver in 2023 and has over 10 years of business and professional experience, in addition to his legal training. He is a Florida native with a diverse professional background, having lived and worked in Miami, San Francisco, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, and Shanghai, and worked on consulting projects in various other countries in South America and Asia.

He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2022, where he graduated third in his class, cum laude, and also earned an LL.M. in Taxation. His interests include corporate law, tax law, property law, and technology law. While in law school, he served on the executive board of the University of Florida’s Journal of Technology Law & Policy was an Ethos of Excellence Scholar, and was published in the Iowa Law Review.

Ethan participated in the inaugural class of the Taxpayer Clinic at UF Law in 2022, providing assistance to taxpayers in asserting their rights against the IRS. . Ethan is excited to be a part of the Space Coast and Treasure Coast communities and looks forward to serving those communities.


  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, LL.M., 2022
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2022
  • Graduate Theological Union, M.A., 2007
  • New College of Florida, B.A., 2003

Awards and Honors

  • UF Law Ethos of Excellence Scholar, 2019-2022
  • Pacific School of Religion Fellow, Graduate Theological Union, 2003-2007
  • Florida Bright Futures Scholar, New College of Florida, 1999-2003


  • Co-Author, “DARC Matters: Repurposing Nineteenth-Century Property Law for the Twenty-First Century,” 107 Iowa L. Rev. 2247 (2022).

Community Involvement

  • Alachua County Driver License Clinic, Spring 2022
  • UF Law Low-Income Taxpayer Clinic, Fall 2022


  • Executive Board Member, University of Florida Journal of Technology Law & Policy, 2021-2022

Bridging a Tradition of Excellence

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1970


  • The College of William & Mary, A.B., 1964
  • University of Florida, J.D., with Honors, 1969

Professional Associations

  • Indian River County Bar Association, President, 1981
  • American Bar Association, Real Estate Editor of Law Notes, 1976-1980
  • The Florida Bar, Board of Legal Specialization & Education
  • Florida Academy of Hospital Attorneys, President, 1978-1979
  • Florida Bar Certified Real Estate Lawyer
  • Indian River Real Property Council, Board of Directors

Awards and Honors

  • Pinnacle Award, 2013
  • Member of Order of the Coif
  • VNA & Hospice Foundation’s Chairman’s Award, 2016

Community Involvement

  • Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Foundation, Inc., Board of Directors
  • Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Environmental Learning Center, Board of Trustees
  • Indian River Real Property Council, Board of Directors


  • Executive Editor, University of Florida Law Review, 1968-1969
  • Law Clerk, US District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1970
  • Counsel to Indian River Medical Center
  • Counsel to Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute Foundation, Inc.
  • First Lieutenant, United States Army, 1965-1967