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William R. Moseley


*Admitted only in GA

P 904-638-2653 F 904-638-2656


William R. Moseley


William R. Moseley is a Principal in the Jacksonville, Florida, and Atlanta, Georgia, offices of Jackson Lewis P.C. His practice focuses on representing employers in workplace law matters, including preventive advice and counsel, collective bargaining and corporate governance.

Mr. Moseley advises and represents employers on a diverse range of issues, including discrimination and harassment, wrongful termination, and retaliation claims. He also advises management on preventive litigation practices, focusing on how to comply with applicable laws and regulations, avoid workplace disputes, and resolve employee relations problems.

Mr. Moseley has extensive experience in negotiating labor contracts with special emphasis on public sector labor relations. His practice includes representing management in labor arbitrations and other grievance resolution proceedings, National Labor Relations Board charges (both as charging party and respondent), and identifying and resolving union-management conflicts before they escalate.

Prior to joining Jackson Lewis, Mr. Moseley worked as the Chief of Staff and the Director of Legal Services for the Jacksonville Transportation Authority where, among other things, he was responsible for all of the Authority’s legal matters, including labor relations. While working for the Authority, he successfully negotiated labor agreements with the ATU, the IAMAW and AFSCME.

Honors and Recognitions

  • North Georgia Civitans, Founders Award
  • Civitan Foundation, Awarded Life Membership

Professional Associations and Activities

  • State Bar of Georgia

Pro Bono and Community Involvement

  • American Public Transportation Association, Board of Directors
  • American Public Transportation Association, Legal Affairs Committee
  • American Public Transportation Association, Nominating Committee
  • American Public Transportation Association, Emerging Leaders Program Committee
  • Atlanta Regional Commission’s Transportation and Air Quality Committee
  • Atlanta Urban Design Commission
  • Central Atlanta Progress, Board Member
  • Emory University, Board of Visitors
  • Grady Health System, Board of Visitors
  • MARTA, Former Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Presbyterian Church, Elder
  • Regional Leadership Institute
  • Rotary Club of Jacksonville
  • St. Andrews Presbyterian College, Board Member

Speeches and Presentations

  • “Transit Board of Directors – Responsibilities & Duties,” APTA Transit Board Members and Administrators Seminar (Jacksonville, FL, July 2019) (presenter)
  • “Use of Business Intelligence to Achieve Financial Incentives in Collective Bargaining Agreements – One Authority’s Experience,” American Public Transportation Association Legal Affairs Seminar (Palm Springs, CA, February 2018) (presenter)
  • “Big Brother in the Sunshine: How to Balance the Demands of Transparency, Privacy, and Public Records Law in the Age of Drones, Videos, and Body Cams – Labor and Employment Issues,” Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting (Washington, D.C., January 2017) (presenter)
  • “Labor Law Update,” Florida Public Transportation Association Annual Meeting (Jacksonville, FL, December 2016) (presenter)
  • “The Federal Rail Safety Act – Recent Developments,” Industrial Sector Organizations Conference (Las Vegas, NV, July 2015) (presenter)