Tim is a graduate of ButlerUniversity earning a degree with High Honors in Sociology/Criminal Justice, and a minor in Political Science. While at Butler, Tim was a member and officer in the Beta Zeta Chapter of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity; a member of Order of Omega, a Greek honorary society; a member of Alpha Kappa Delta, the International Sociology Honorary Society; and the recipient of the Butler University Sociology Department’s Edwin Sutherland Award, which is given to the student who best shows an aptitude for criminology. During his freshman year, Tim was a member of the Butler University Baseball Team, and currently enjoys playing competitive baseball in the Indiana Adult Baseball League.
Tim continued his education at the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis. During law school, he participated as an Associate Editor of the Indiana Health Law Review, and earned the honor of having his student note published in the 2006 issue. Tim earned Dean’s List recognition and was a member of the Sports and Entertainment Law Society while in law school.
Tim joined Richards, Boje, Pickering, Benner & Becker in 2005, as a law clerk while still attending law school. Tim began full-time as an attorney with the firm following his admission to the Indiana Bar in 2006. Since joining the firm, Tim has enjoyed working on a variety of legal issues, and focuses his practice primarily in the areas of criminal defense and juvenile delinquency matters. Tim gained significant experience in the field of juvenile delinquency while working as a bailiff in the Marion County Juvenile Court prior to law school. He currently serves as a public defender for juveniles through a pauper contract with HamiltonCounty. In addition to his work in criminal defense and juvenile delinquency, he practices in the areas of personal injury, family law, estate planning, and other civil matters.
Tim currently resides in Carmel, Indiana with his wife Jane, and their daughter and son.
Licensed since 2006
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Tim is an honest lawyer who holds himself to the highest standards of conduct for our profession. I will often use Tim as a reference for complex areas of juvenile law. Tim is a sharp lawyer who represents his clients well.
Russell Cate Criminal Defense Attorney
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|IN||Active In Good Standing||2006||07/04/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 40 under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2014|
|Partner||Richards, Boje, Pickering, Benner & Becker||2010 - Present|
|Attorney||Richards, Boje, Pickering, Benner & Becker||2006 - 2010|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Hamilton County Bar Association||N/A||2006 - Present|
|Indiana Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||2006 - Present|
|Indiana State Bar Association||N/A||2006 - Present|
|Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis||N/A||JD||2006|
|Butler University||Sociology/criminal justice||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|