Michael S. Moore

Labor & Employment


  • (501) 370-1526
  • mmoore@fridayfirm.com
  • (501) 244-5348


Michael S. Moore is a partner in the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group with an emphasis on employment discrimination defense. He specializes in litigation of discrimination cases, wage-hour matters, sexual harassment, wrongful discharge, FMLA and employee and supervisor training. He is also a frequent speaker on a variety of employment law topics.  Mike has extensive experience before the EEOC and the Wage-Hour Division of the United States Department of Labor, as well as litigation experience in both federal and state courts. He is a member of the Pulaski County, Arkansas and American Bar Associations.

Mike is also deeply involved in the business community. He is a board member of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce and is the chair of its Unemployment Insurance Committee. He is also a member of on the Greater Little Rock Chamber of Commerce Leadership Greater Little Rock Advisory Board and was co-chair and chair of the XXV and XXI of that program as well as a past graduate. 

He is also been on a number of non-profit boards in central Arkansas including the American Heart Association, Downtown Rotary Club and Wolfe Street Foundation. 

He is top-ranked by Chambers USAAmerica’s Leading Lawyers for Business, a publication respected for the caliber of its research on listed lawyers. In a recent edition of the publication, it writes:

“Routinely impressing clients with his top-quality work, respected attorney Michael Moore is a leading figure in the market.” 

Mike is also acknowledged in The Best Lawyers in America and in Mid-South Super Lawyers.  Outside of the office, Michael is an avid runner and cyclist on the Arkansas River Trail in Little Rock.




  • University of Arkansas School of Law, J.D., 1982
  • University of Arkansas, B.S.B.A., 1979


  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Labor and Employment
  • Listed in Mid-South Super Lawyers for Employment and Labor, Business Litigation, and Civil Rights/First Amendment
  • Ranked in Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Labor and Employment
  • Selected by attorney peers for inclusion in Mid-South Super Lawyers, since 2006

Associations & Memberships

  • American Heart Association, Central Arkansas, past board member
  • Arkansas Bar Association
  • Arkansas Bar Commission on Diversity, Co-Chair of Mentorship Committe
  • Arkansas Judges and Lawyers Assistance Program Committee, Chair & Vice President, past
  • Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce, board member
  • Downtown Little Rock Rotary Club, past board member
  • Department of Workforce Services Advisory Council
  • LR Racial & Cultural Diversity Commission, past
  • Leadership Greater Little Rock - Greater Little Rock Chamber of Commerce
    • Advisory Board
    • Co-chair of Class of XXV and chair of Class of XXVI
    • Graduate Class of XXII
  • Pulaski County Bar Association
  • Unemployment Insurance Committee, chair
  • University of Arkansas Faculty Award, Criminal Law Studies, 1982
  • Wolfe Street Foundation, past board member


  • Arkansas, 1982
  • United States District Courts for Eastern & Western Districts of Arkansas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

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