Betsy K. Greene - Bloomington, IN
Betsy K. Greene Overview
Born 1957; admitted to the bar, 1982, Indiana; also admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit and 6th Circuit, U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Preparatory education: Indiana University (B.A., 1979); legal education: Indiana University (J.D., 1982). Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, Morgan County, Indiana, 1983 and Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney 1985 to 1988.
Member: Monroe County, Morgan County, Indiana State and 7th Circuit Bar Associations; Indiana Trial Lawyers Association; the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and The American Board of Trial Advocates. Ms. Greene also serves on the Indiana Supreme Court Committee on character and fitness.
Ms. Greene joined Nunn & Kelley Law Office in 1988 and was a partner from 1990 until leaving to start her own firm in February, 2005. Nunn & Greene Law Office concentrated solely on injury cases. Since June 1, 2005, Ms. Greene has been a partner in the law firm of Greene & Schultz Trial Lawyers, representing those injured or killed by negligence. Ms. Greene has personally tried over eighty five jury trials in her career.
Ms. Greene has been a member of the Indiana Trial Lawyers since 1989 and a director since 1992. Currently, she is the immediate Past President of ITLA and has been a member of the Executive Committee since 1994. Ms. Greene is a frequent speaker at Indiana Trial Lawyers Association seminars. Ms. Greene has written for and spoken at a number of Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum seminars. Ms. Greene is also Past President of the Indiana American Board of Trial Advocates, Indiana Chapter (2005), and Past President of the Monroe County Bar Association (2005). Ms. Greene has been inducted into the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association' College of Fellows and is an Emeritus Director of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Board of Directors.
Ms. Greene received her first certificate in Civil Trial Advocacy from the National Board of Trial Advocacy on November 21, 1995. Ms. Greene was certified again on November 22, 2000 and certified again on November 21, 2005 and is currently one of forty certified trial lawyers in the State of Indiana. Ms. Greene has earned Advocate status in the Association of Trial Lawyers of America's National College of Advocacy. In addition to the board certification, Ms. Greene an AV rating from Martindale-Hubble, the national lawyer rating service.
In August, 2005, Ms. Greene graduated from the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College. The Trial Lawyer's College is an intensive three week course in trial advocacy conducted at Thunderhead Ranch in Dubois, Wyoming. She has attended four other Trial Lawyer College workshops. She is President-Elect of the Trial Lawyers College Alumni Board.
Ms. Greene was selected as an Indiana Super Lawyer by Law and Politics Magazine (selected as among the top 5% of practicing Indiana attorneys in a peer review and evaluation process) for the first time in 2004. She has been named to that same list every year since. In 2007, she was featured a Top 50 attorney by the same magazine.
Ms. Greene has been appointed an adjunct professor at the Indiana University School of Law for the spring, 2008 semester. She teaches Trial Advocacy.
- 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Current Employment Position(s)
- Indiana, 1982
- U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
Specialties and Certifications
- Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1995
- Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2000
- Civil Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2005
- Earned Advocate, America's National College of Advocacy
- Thirty-Eight, State of Indiana
- Martindale-Hubble, National Lawyer Rating Service
- Monroe County (Member)
- Morgan County (Member)
- Indiana State and 7th Circuit Bar Associations (Member)
- Indiana Trial Lawyers Association
- Trial Lawyers of America (Associate)
- American Board of Trial Advocates
- Indiana Supreme Court Committee (Character)
- Indiana Trial Lawyers, 1992 (Director Since)
- Executive Committee since, 1994 (Member)
- Indiana Trial Lawyers Association Seminars (Speaker)
- Indiana University at Bloomington School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana,
- Indiana University,
- Morgan County, Indiana, Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, 1983
- Morgan County, Indiana, Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, 1985 - 1988
- Nunn & Greene Law, Partner, 1990 - 2005
Classes and Seminars
- Regional Seminar, Jury Selection and Closing Argument, Gerry Spence, 2005
Other Sources of Feedback About Betsy K. Greene
Included on the 2014 Indiana list
- 2013 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2012 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2011 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2010 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2009 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2008 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2007 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2006 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2005 Indiana Super Lawyers list
- 2004 Indiana Super Lawyers list
Davidson, Floyd v. Davidson, 558 N.E.2d 849, 1999
Davidson, Inman v. Farm Bureau Insurance, 584 N.E.2d 567, 1992
Davidson, Pafco General Ins. Co. v. Providence Washington Ins. Co., 587 N.E.2d 728, 1992
Davidson, Meridian Mutual Ins. Co. v. Auto-Owners Ins. Co., 698 N.E.2d 770 , 1998
Davidson, American Economy Ins. Co. v. Motorist Mut. Ins, 605 N.E.2d 162, 1992
Davidson, Indiana Limestone Co. v. Staggs, 672 N.E.2d 1377, 1996
- Floyd v. Davidson, 558 N.E.2d 849 (Ind. Ct .App. 1990)
- Inman v. Farm Bureau Insurance, 584 N.E.2d 567 (Ind. Ct. App. 1992)
- Pafco General Ins. Co. v. Providence Washington Ins. Co., 587 N.E.2d 728 (Ind. Ct. App. 1992)
- Meridian Mutual Ins. Co. v. Auto-Owners Ins. Co, 698 N.E.2d 770 (Ind. 1998)
- American Economy Ins. Co. v. Motorist Mut. Ins., 605 N.E.2d 162 (Ind. 1992)
- Indiana Limestone Co. v. Staggs, 672 N.E.2d 1377 (Ind. Ct. App. 1996)
- Conklin v. Fisher, 803 N.E.2d 693 (Ind. Ct. App. 2004)
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