Elizabeth Steele Schmitt

Biography

Elizabeth focuses her practice in the areas of business litigation and dispute resolution. She works with clients on many issues including insurance defense, insurance coverage, appellate work, and general business litigation. Before joining the firm she was an associate for a small Indianapolis law firm and also served as a judicial clerk for Judge Nancy H. Vaidik on the Indiana Court of Appeals.

Education

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law  (J.D.)
    • Federal Communications Law Journal, notes editor
    • Sherman Minton Moot Court, Brief Writing Honors
  • DePauw University  (B.A., magna cum laude)
    • Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • DePauw University, Kappa Alpha Theta, past chapter adviser

Distinctions

  • Best Lawyers® 
    • Ones to Watch, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Health Care Law (2021)
  • Indiana Rising Star®, Civil Litigation (2018 - 2020)