Dinsmore’s Felix H. Sharpe Joins Brandeis Inn of Court

September 12, 2017News Releases

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Felix H. Sharpe has joined the Louis D. Brandeis Inn of Court as an associate member. Part of the American Inns of Court, the Brandeis Inn is an organization for legal practitioners that promotes skill development and professional excellence. The Inn is limited to 84 members and has a focus on litigation and trial techniques.

An associate in Dinsmore’s litigation department, Sharpe concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial litigation and torts. He represents business clients in matters involving product liability, personal injury, negligence and premises liability. Sharpe also regularly represents clients in the public utilities industry, particularly the telecommunications industry, on matters related to cell tower zoning and placement. He received his J.D., cum laude, from Thomas M. Cooley Law School and his B.A. from Grand Valley State University.

About the Louis D. Brandeis Inn of Court

The Louis D. Brandeis American Inn of Court was founded in 1995. Its 84 members are divided into four classifications:

  • Masters include lawyers and law professors with more than 15 years of experience, as well as federal and state judges.
  • Barristers include lawyers and law professors with six to 15 years of experience, and their terms of membership are three years.
  • Associates include lawyers with one to five years of experience, and their terms of membership are two years.
  • Pupils include law students who are in their final year of law school, with a one-year term of membership.

The Brandeis Inn’s members are selected from across the Louisville metro area and include representatives of the plaintiffs’ bar, defense counsel, solo practitioners, government lawyers, corporate counsel, law professors, persons working in large and small firms, and federal, state, and local trial and appellate judges.