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Brandon E Tate

Brandon E Tate

Tate & Bowen LLP
  • Personal Injury, Criminal Law
  • Indiana
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Brandon Tate is a Managing Partner at Tate & Bowen LLP where he serves in a variety of practice areas with a focus on Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Criminal Defense, Complex Business Litigation, Labor/Employment, and Construction Litigation. He was selected to the Rising Star List by Super Lawyers for 2017. Brandon has been trained and is eligible to advocate in the best interests of children as a Guardian Ad Litem. Brandon earned his Bachelor of Science, cum laude, in Political Science with a minor in Economics from Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina. During his time at Clemson University, Brandon was a member of the National Political Science Honor Society, Pi Sigma Alpha. Brandon earned his Juris Doctorate from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, where he served as treasurer of the Environmental Law Society. In addition to this, Brandon earned the Pro Bono Program’s gold level award, the Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence, for amassing more than two-hundred (200) Pro Bono hours while a student at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law. Brandon was also an active member of the international legal honor society, Phi Delta Phi, Wilkie Inn Chapter. Brandon is an active member of the American Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, and Indiana Public Defenders Council. He is a committee member for the IndyBar Review Assistance Committee and has presented on Criminal Law for the IndyBar Bar Exam Review Course. He is also an active member of the Indiana State Bar Association Solo-Small Firm Conference Planning Committee and Networking Committee and is active on committees for the Indianapolis Bar Association. Brandon also volunteers as a Judge for the Teen Court program through Reach for Youth, which provides assistance and alternative options for at risk youth.

Practice Areas
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Additional Practice Areas
  • Wrongful Death
  • Complex Business and Civil Litigation
  • Auto Accident
  • Truck Accident
  • Motorcycle Accident
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Tate & Bowen LLP
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Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
J.D. | Law
Honors: Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence (Pro Bono Program)
Activities: Participant, 2011 IBA Pro Bono Mediation Day Participant, ABA Client Counseling Competition, Spring 2012 Participant, Moot Court, Fall 2011 Member, Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity Treasurer, Environmental Law Society Member, American Bar Association, Law Student Division Member, Indianapolis Bar Association (Student Section) Member, Business Law Society; Jewish Law Society; Criminal Law Society; International Law Society; International Human Rights Law Society
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Clemson University
B.S. | Political Science (Minor: Economics)
Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Pi Sigma Alpha, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Sigma Alpha Lambda
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2017 Rising Star List Selection
Super Lawyers
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Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence
Indiana University Robert H McKinney School of Law Pro Bono Program
Amassed more then two-hundred (200) Pro-Bono Hours while a student at Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.
Professional Associations
Indiana Trial Lawyers Association
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Indiana Bar Association
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Indianapolis Bar Association
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American Bar Association
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Speaking Engagements
Criminal Law, January 2017 IndyBar Bar Review Course, Indianapolis, IN
Indianapolis Bar Association
Taught criminal law for the MBE portion of the Bar Exam for graduates taking the February 2017 Bar Exam.
Websites & Blogs
Tate & Bowen LLP
Contact & Map
Tate & Bowen LLP
156 E Market St
Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Telephone: (317) 296-5294
Fax: (317) 423-0772