• University of Kentucky, B.A., 1969
    • Univ. of Kentucky College of Law, J.D., 1972


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Mr. Stapleton is a trial lawyer who exclusively handles cases involving:

  • Wrongful death
  • Personal injury
  • Medical malpractice
  • Product liability
  • Commercial litigation
  • Insurance law.

He was voted Trial Lawyer of the Year for 2016 by the Indiana Trial Lawyers. He is a Fellow in the International Academy of Trial Lawyers and American College of Trial Lawyers, serving as Indiana state chairman in 2007-08. He is on the board of directors of Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, and in the Indiana Trial Lawyers College of Fellows. He is also a member of Indiana Bar Association, Master Fellow of Indiana Bar Association, and a member and past president of Tippecanoe Bar Association.

He is annually listed in “Best Lawyers in America” for personal injury litigation, and as an Indiana “Super Lawyer” in Indianapolis Monthly magazine. He is also a registered mediator for civil disputes.


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