Paul L. Jefferson

Paul L. Jefferson


Paul is a trusted advisor on legal and business matters. He has built his career solving complex issues and helping businesses and individuals resolve problems and avoid risks. His experience ranges from the United States Supreme Court to various state and federal trial courts, and his clients have included both Fortune 5 companies and individuals.

Paul uses this broad experience to understand his clients’ needs and goals, and works to use the law to forge practical and valuable solutions for his clients. His appellate practice has included more than 70 cases, and he has authored a treatise. He is routinely asked to lecture on Indiana Constitutional Law, and has litigated matters in more than 10 states and the District of Columbia.

His numerous professional acknowledgments include Best Lawyers in America (including Appellate Lawyer of the Year in 2017) and Indiana Super Lawyers, both for more than 10 years.


  • 2002 J.D., Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana (magna cum laude)
  • 1992 A.B., Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana

Bar Admissions

  • 2002 Indiana

Courts of Practice

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Indiana


  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association

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