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Southfield, Mich. — November 10, 2022 — Personal injury and civil rights law firm Moss & Colella is pleased to announce that firm co-founders David M. Moss and A. Vince Colella have been named 2023 DBusiness Top Lawyers. DBusiness magazine’s annual peer review survey polled certified attorneys throughout metro Detroit to find and honor excellence in 53 practice areas. Inclusion on this exclusive list is based solely upon the number of votes received and cannot be purchased. Both attorneys were selected in the personal injury category.

David Moss has spent his nearly 40-year legal career entirely devoted to his clients in personal injury law representing victims and their families in a variety of injury cases against insurance companies, national corporations, hospitals, municipalities, and individual defendants.  Known for his courtroom and advocacy skills, Moss has successfully argued at the appellate level, both before the Court of Appeals and the Michigan Supreme Court. He is also highly respected and regarded as a skilled negotiator. Because of his many legal accomplishments and varied courtroom experience, Moss is sought after by both plaintiff and defense attorneys seeking to retain outside counsel to advocate their cases. He received his J.D. degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law.

For more than two decades, Vince Colella has tried and won cases in state and federal courts throughout Michigan. His trial experience includes automobile negligence, police brutality and misconduct, premises liability, trucking accidents, insurance disputes, medical malpractice, sexual harassment, sexual assault, discrimination, and wrongful death. In recent years, Colella has gained a reputation for his trailblazing litigation efforts in government liability, recreational accidents and civil rights cases. Colella is respected by lawyers and judges as an aggressive, skillful and powerful trial lawyer, and known as a compassionate and relentless advocate by his clients. He received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, where he established in 2020 the A. Vince Colella Scholarship to support law students considering a career in civil rights.

The DBusiness honor comes on the heels of other legal awards for the duo this year including The Best Lawyers in America® and Michigan Super Lawyers.  The complete list of 2023 DBusiness Top Lawyers can be viewed in the November/December 2022 issue.

About Moss & Colella
Celebrating 25 years in 2022, Moss & Colella represents the victims of personal injury, civil rights violations, discrimination, medical malpractice and wrongful death.  The firm is recognized as a leader in complex tort litigation, including excess and deadly force, jail death, sexual abuse and harassment, auto and truck accidents, motorcycle accidents and other severe injury and wrongful death claims. To learn more about the firm and its diverse areas of practice, visit