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I handle civil litigation and appeals before state and federal courts and administrative agencies in Indiana and other jurisdictions. My primary concentration has been in the areras of insurance coverage, complex business/ commercial disputes, professional liability and employment/ civil rights litigation. I have litigated numerous insurance coverage, bad faith, and professional liabilty cases through judgment and appeal. I have also litigated employment discrimination, civil rights and wrongful discharge cases to judgment involving claims under Title VII, ADEA, ADA, FMLA, Section 1981 and Section 1983. In addition to jury and bench trials, I have served as primary or amicus curiae counsel in over 100 appeals in Indiana and othe jurisdictions on important issues affecting insurance, tort, business law, real estate/ eminent domain issues.


Practice Areas


  1. Business: 20%
  2. Insurance: 20%
  3. Employment & Labor: 20%
  4. Appeals: 20%
  5. Litigation: 20%

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Contact Info

Harrison & Moberly, LLP

10 West Market Street
Suite 700
Indianapolis, IN, 46204


INActive In Good Standing198108/30/2015

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Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
Indiana Super Lawyer-AppellateIndiana Super Lawyers Magazine2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
Indiana Super Lawyer--AppellateIndiana Super Lawyers Magazine2012
FellowLitigation Counsel of America2011
Indiana Super Lawyer--AppellateIndiana Super Lawyers Magazine2011
Indiana Super Lawyer-- AppellateIndiana Super Lawyers Magazine2010
Indiana Super Lawyer--AppellateIndiana Super Lawyers Magazine2009
Distinuished FellowIndianapolis Bar Foundation2008
AV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1987
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Indianapolis Bar Associationnominating committee2010 - 2010
Indianapolis Bar FoundationExecutive Committee2009 - 2010
American Bar AssociationTIPS-Insurance Coverage Litigation Committee2008 - Present
Indianapolis Bar Association, Appellate Practice SectionExecutive Committee, Chair Elect 2012-20132006 - Present
Indianapolis Bar Association, Litigation SectionExecutive Committee, Chair 2009-20102004 - Present
Lawyers Club of IndianapolisSecretary 2006 to present1993 - Present
Defense Research InstituteMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
DBL Axel LLC v LaSalle Bank National Assn, 946 N.E.2d 1173 (Ind. Ct. App. 2011)reversal of $1.4M order
Webb v Jarvis, 594 N.E.2d 443 (Ind. 1992)Summary judgment for my client
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Publication NameTitleDate
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2013
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2012
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2011
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2010
The Reference Handbook on the Comprehensive General Liability Policy (ABA)Business Risks Exclusions2010
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2009
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2008
CGL ReporterContributing Editor2007
Defense Research Institute (DRI)Bad Faith Compendium Update2006
Defense Research Institute (DRI)Bad Faith Compendium2004
Defense Research Institute (DRI)Protecting The Privilege2001
National Business Institute SeminarLitigating Insurance Claims In Indiana1992
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Amherst CollegeEnglish/ EconomicsN/A1977
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Guest Lecturer"Strategic and Tactical Considerations in Drafting Dispositive Motions"2011
Appellate RoundtableAppellate2011
Indianapolis Bench Bar Conference"Preserving Appellate Error"2010
Advanced Insurance LawInsurance Law2010
Indianapolis Bar Association, Appellate Practice Section"Preserving Appellate Error"2009
IBA CLE Program"Transfer, Rehearing and Indiana Supreme Court Proceedings"2009
64 Things Every Practitioner Should Know About Insurance Law"8 Things to Know About Declaratory Judgment Practice"2009
Masters Level CLE ProgramAdvanced Insurance Law2008
IBA CLE Program"Removal/ Remand 101"2008
IBA CLE Program"Interlocutory Appeals"2008
IBA CLE Program"Preserving Appellate Error at the Trial Court"2007
American Bar Association, TIPS 15th Annual ICLC Midyear Program"The Battle Before The Battle: Venue and Choice of Law Disputes in Insurance Coverage Litigation"2007
Masters Level CLE'Bad Faith Principles in Indiana--A to Z"2006
Defense Research Institute Insurance Coverage and Claims InstituteIs an "Occurence" Just Another Tautolgy?2006
Masters Level CLE Program"An Analysis of the CGL Policy in Business Litigation"2005
IBA CLE Program"Practical Does and Don'ts of Jury Trials in Federal and State Court"2005
Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana Annual Meeting"Innovative Courtroom Techniques: The Use of Graphics, Jury Consultants and Focus Groups in Jury Trials"2003