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Frank Edward MOSS

lawyer , senator

FRANK MOSS, American Lawyer, Partner of HALEY & STOLEBARGER, specializing in the field of General Trial and Appellate Practice. Federal and State Legislation, Banking, Corporation, Health Care, Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization, Business Crimes, Public Utility, Oil and Gas, Mining, Natural Resources, Water, Real Property, Condominium, Construction, Personal Injury and Medical Malpractice Law.


Moss, Frank Edward was born on September 23, 1911 in Salt Lake City. Son of James E. and Maud (Nixon) Moss.


University of Utah (Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, 1933). George Washington University (Juris Doctor, 1937). Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Delta Phi.

Order of the Coif. Editor-in-Chief, George Washington Law Review, 1936-1937. Salt Lake City Judge, 1941- 1950. Salt Lake County Attorney, 1951-1958.

United States. Senator, 1959 1977. Member and President of Congress, 1983-1984.


City judge, Salt Lake City, 1941—1950. County attorney Salt Lake County, 1951—1959. United States senator from Utah, 1959—1977.

Partner Moss & Hyde, Salt Lake City, 1951—1955, Moss & Cowley, Salt Lake City, 1956—1958, Moss, Frink & Franklin, Washington, 1977—1978, Moss & Wilkins, Salt Lake City, 1979—1983. Counsel Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Washington, 1979—1986. Colonel European Theatre of Operations United States Army Air Force.


  • Bar: District of Columbia 1937, Utah 1938, United States District Court, United States Supreme Court, United States Court Appeals.


Member of African Art Museum, Smithsonian Institution, American Judicature Society, Air Reserve Association, Utah Association United Nations, National District Attorney Association, Utah Association Counties, District of Columbia Bar Association, American Bar Association, Bonneville Knife and Fork, Utah Cancer Society, Smithsonian Institution, American Legion, Lions, Veterans of Foreign Wars.


Married Phyllis Hart, June 20, 1934. Children: Marilyn, Edward, Brian, Gordon.

James E. Moss

Maud (Nixon) Moss

Phyllis Hart

Marilyn Moss

Edward Moss

Brian Moss

Gordon Moss