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Charles P. Ward

Charles P. Ward

also known as Charlie Ward

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Estate Planning

About Me

I value all of our clients from every walk of life, serving them with consideration and unsurpassed legal representation.


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Personal Injury: 80%
    26 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%



Contingent (20-40%), Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:


Attorney Endorsements

31 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Ward. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who achieves great results in representing clients! I really want all people to contact him for help.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian M. Wendler

    I endorse this lawyer. Charlie proved very knowledgeable and highly professional on a case I worked on in which our respective clients suffered catastrophic injuries. After Charlie's case concluded he continued to provide helpful information.


    Brian Wendler Trucking Accident Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info



INActive In Good Standing198908/04/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubble2014
Lead Counsel RatingLead Counsel Review Board2014
Indiana Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2013
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubble2013
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2011
AV Preeminent Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2007
Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2006
Indiana Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2005
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice2003
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice2002
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice2001
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice2000
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice1999
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice1998
State DelegateAmerican Association for Justice1997
Chair, Young Lawyers SectionIndiana Trial Lawyers Association1989

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner / PartnerWard & Ward Law Firm1989 - Present
Law ClerkIndiana Supreme Court1988 - 1989


Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Inns of CourtMember2004 - 2006
Indiana Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1989 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1989 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
John & Jane Doe v. Anonymous Co.Settlement for Plaintiff
John Doe v. Anonymous, et alJury Trial - award to Plaintiff

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Publication NameTitleDate
lawyers.comTruck Accident Victims: Who's Liable for Your Injuries?2011
lawyers.comHow Much Med-Pay Coverage is Enough?2011
lawyers.comEvaluating Damages for Personal Injury Claims, Part I: Economic Losses2011
lawyers.comEvaluating Damages for Personal Injury Claims, Part II - Non-Economic Losses2011
Res Gestae (Indiana State Bar Association)Journey's Account Statute: litigator's little-known friend1989


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana University School of Law, IndianapolisN/AJD - Juris Doctor1989
Butler UniversityHistory/Political ScienceLiberal Arts and Sciences1985
Pike High SchoolCollege PrepHigh School Graduate1985

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Updated Law in IndianaPersonal Injury and Estate PlanningN/A
Presentation for church membersAuto Negligence ClaimsN/A
International VisaPersonal Injury Law in IndianaN/A
Indiana Retirement Planning WorkshopRetirement PlanningN/A