Michael E. O’Neill named DTCI Defense Lawyer of the Year

November 17, 2016

In conjunction with its 2016 annual meeting in Fort Wayne on November 17-18, 2016, the DTCI recognized Michael E. O’Neill as Defense Lawyer of the Year.  The Defense Lawyer of the Year award is presented to an attorney who has promoted the interests of the Indiana defense bar in a most significant way in the fields of litigation, legislation, publication or participation in local, state or national defense organizations.  Mr. O’Neill has obtained defense verdicts in five jury trials in the first ten months of 2016 and has an appeal pending before the Indiana Supreme Court to address the Campbell v. Chambers ruling.  Mike has presented many CLE seminars on legal ethics and two presentations on “Defeating the Reptile” before national audiences.