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Robert Burdette Thornburg

Robert Burdette Thornburg

Practice areas:

Defective and Dangerous Products, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 50%

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Contact Info

Frost Brown Todd, LLC

201 North Illinois Street
Suite 1900
Indianapolis, IN, 46204-4227



INActive In Good Standing199608/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Indiana Super Lawyers®Indiana Super Lawyers®2014
Indiana Super Lawyers®Indiana Super Lawyers®2013
Indiana Super Lawyers®Indiana Super Lawyers®2012
Indiana Super Lawyers®Indiana Super Lawyers®2011
Outstanding Young LawyerDefense Trial Counsel of Indiana2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Defense Research Institute, Products Liability CommitteeMemberN/A
Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, Products Liability SectionFormer ChairN/A
Indianapolis Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Sagamore American Inn of CourtMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
46 Ind. L. Rev. 1151 (2013)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2013
45 Ind. L. Rev. 1279 (2012)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2012
44 Ind. L. Rev. 1377 (2011)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2011
43 Ind. L. Rev. 873 (2010)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2010
42 Ind. L. Rev. 1093 (2009)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2009
41 Ind. L. Rev. 1165 (2008)Survey of Recent Developments in Indiana Product Liability Law2008
Indiana LawyerRebuttable Presumption Affirmed2007
Indiana LawyerIndiana's Rebuttable Presumption in Product Liability Jury Trials2004
For The DefenseElectronic Discovery: Suggestions for Resisting Inappropriate Intrusions2004


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Ball State UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1993

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Ohio Association of Civil Trial AttorneysMouse Clicks Instead of Paper Cuts: The Electronic Courtroom & The Paperless Trial2007
Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana annual meetingChallenges to Expert Witness Testimony2007
Indianapolis Bar AssociationOpening Statements and Closing Arguments2005
Defense Trial Counsel of IndianaOld Tricks, New Dogs, Voir Dire Basics2005
Defense Research InstituteEconomic Loss Doctrine and Warranty Litigation2005
Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana annual meetingChaired2002