Judge Carla Moore

2014 Recipient


Unruh Servant Award

Carla Moore is a graduate of the University of Akron and a graduate of The Ohio State University School of Law. She has served as a judge on the Akron Municipal Court for 15 years, practiced law in the Ohio Attorney General’s Office, the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Ohio and the Akron law firm of Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLP. She was also an aide professor of appellate litigation at the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. Additionally, she has taught for over ten years on the faculty of the Ohio Judicial College. In 2010, Judge Moore was chosen to serve as President of the Board of Trustees of The Ohio Judicial College. Currently, she serves as Judge of the Ninth District Court of Appeals in Akron, Ohio. Judge Moore has received The Outstanding Jurist Award from The Ohio State University. She has also been a recipient of the esteemed University of Akron Distinguished Alumni Award. Judge Moore is greatly invested in many philanthropic boards including: the Akron Community Foundation, Leadership Akron and Lawrence School, Akron Children’s Hospital, Christian Legal Society, Akron Bar Association, and Old Trail School. Judge Moore is married to Dr. Dan Wilson and they have two adult children.