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Donald W. Ward



Donald W. Ward

Born in Peoria, Illinois, October 5, 1928
Deputy Trial Prosecutor, Marion County, 1962–1965
Deputy Corporation Counsel, City of Indianapolis, 1975–1980
Fellow, Indiana College of Trial Lawyers


University of Notre Dame, J.D., 1954
Hanover College, A.B., 1951

Awards & Honors

Indiana Bar Foundation Legendary Lawyer Award 2015
AV® Preeminent™Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®
Sagamore of the Wabash Award, 2005
Hoosier Freedom Award, 2005
Lifetime Director and Lifetime Achievement Award, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, 1996
Service Award, Board of Governors, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, 1979–1982
American Trial Lawyers Association Stalwart Award – 25 years
2016-2017 Best Lawyers in America®
US News & Word Report 2017 ranking in Best Law Firms

Indiana, 1954
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana
U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
Indiana Bar Foundation Keystone Society Vice-President, Indianapolis Bar Association, 1975 Indiana State Bar Association, 1975 President, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, 1978–1979 Governor, 1979–1982, 1997, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America Fellow, Indiana Bar Foundation, 1979 Indiana Judicial Nominating Commission and Indiana Judicial Qualification Commission, 1978–1984, 1993–1995, 2001-2003 The American Association for Justice

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    "I would highly recommend Charlie Ward and his team. He directed my family through a couple of very difficult times. He never failed to answer the phone when I called. His staff is wonderful as well. They are knowledgeable, professional and kind."
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