Gary is the Chair of the firm's Labor and Employment Practice Group. He advises clients in all areas of employment and labor law. Gary's strengths are his responsiveness and his ability to communicate complex subjects in a straightforward and understandable way.
Gary represents a wide range of clients, including steel manufacturers, automotive suppliers, health-care providers, municipalities, print shops, agribusiness, construction companies, and food producers. He has represented and advised clients in over twenty U.S. states and Canada. Although Gary’s primary expertise is employment and labor law, many clients seek Gary’s advice on a wide range of legal issues because of his common sense and practical approach to resolving problems.
Gary is a member of the Allen County and Indiana State Bar Associations. He has been recognized by Best Lawyers in America and has a Distinguished rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
When he’s not practicing law or chasing his two ornery sons, Gary regularly donates his time and talent as a musician to charitable and non-profit events. Gary serves on several boards and is active in local economic development activities to attract and retain new businesses.
Bachelor’s degree, Indiana University
J.D., Indiana University, Bloomington
Admitted to the Indiana State Bar – 1991
U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 6th and 7th Circuits
U.S. District Courts for Indiana (Northern & Southern)
U.S. District Court for Ohio (Northern)
U.S. District Court for Texas (Southern)