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Robert Gaston Moch

Lawyer

ROBERT MOCH, American Lawyer, Partner of FOSTER PEPPER & SHEFELMAN, specializing in the field of General Civil, Trial and Appellate Practice. Business Law, Real Estate, Securities. Municipal and Local Government, Corporate Finance, Banking, Hospital and Health Care, Taxation, Land Use and Environmental Law, Trusts and Probate, Estate Planning, Pension Plans, Media Law, Commercial and Corporate Litigation, Alternate Dispute Resolution, Creditors

Background

Moch, Robert Gaston was born on June 20, 1914 in Montesano, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Gaston and Fleeta Belle (Metcalf) Moch.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, University Washington, 1936. Juris Doctor, Harvard College, 1941.

Career

Assistant crew coach University Washington, 1936-1939. Head crew coach Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1939-1944. Associate Herrick, Smith, Donald, Farley & Ketchum, Boston, 1941-1944.

Associate Eggerman, Rosling & Williams, Seattle, 1945-1950, Weter, Roberts & Shefelman, Seattle, 1950-1953. Partner Roberts & Shefelman, 1953-1987. Of counsel Foster, Pepper & Shefelman, 1988—2001.

Retired, 2001

Delaware National Conference on Law and Poverty, 1965, National Defender Conference, 1969. Chairman King County Public Defender Advisory Committee, 1970.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1941, Washington 1945.

Membership

Member University Washington Crew, 1933-1936. Member Washington Bar Association (honorary), University Washington Alumni Association (president 1978-1979, Distinguished Service award 1986), Washington Alumni Advisers (president 1985-1987), Rainier Club, Rotary, Phi Beta Kappa, Beta Gamma Sigma, Alpha Kappa Psi, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Gamma Delta.

Connections

Married Barbara M. Kent, September 2, 1940 (deceased). Children: Marilynn A., Michael K., Robert M. Married LaVerne I. Miller, May 29, 1968.

father:
Gaston Moch

mother:
Fleeta Belle (Metcalf) Moch

spouse:
Barbara M. Kent

spouse:
LaVerne I. Miller

child:
Marilynn A. Moch

child:
Michael K. Moch

child:
Robert M Moch