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Bradley Banks

Bradley Banks

Indianapolis Criminal Defense Attorney
  • Criminal Law, Appeals & Appellate, DUI & DWI ...
  • Indiana
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Prior to starting my own practice, I served as a deputy prosecutor in Indianapolis in Noblesville. I spent time as a Homicide Prosecutor and a Division Chief. I have tried numerous jury trials with a very high success rate. I practice on behalf of clients in the areas of criminal defense and personal injury as well as other areas of litigation. I am a experienced and well polished trial lawyer. I enjoy helping my clients through their legal issues and help them reach a positive outcome.

Valparaiso University School of Law
J.D. (2000) | Law
Honors: Course Honors Legal Process
Activities: Valparaiso University School of Law: Law Review
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Purdue University - Purdue University
B.A. (1997) | Communication
Activities: Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity IHSAA Soccer Official
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Professional Experience
Banks & Brower, LLC
- Current
Owner of private law firm. Represent private clients in areas of criminal defense, family law, and other areas of litigation.
Deputy Prosecutor
Marion County Prosecutor's Office
Started as a major felony prosecutor where I tried numerous major felony cases. I was then promoted to Homicide Prosecutor where I tried exclusively attempt murder and murder cases. I tried 10 homicide level juries with positive outcomes on all cases. I then worked as a Division Chief where I supervised 36 attorneys and managed the day to day operations of the DUI unit.
Deputy Prosecutor
Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office
Served as a deputy prosecutor where is prosecuted crimes ranging from petty misdemeanors through major felony cases. Successfully tried numerous jury trials.
Associate Attorney
Blachly, Tabor, Bozik & Hartman
Assigned to the litigation section of the firm. Practiced a wide variety of civil litigation including extensive family law practice.
Articles & Publications
Banks & Brower
Release Dismissal Agreements
Res Gestae (Indiana State Bar Association)
Associate Editor
Valparaiso Law Review
Speaking Engagements
Homicide Investigator's School, Indianapolis
Tough Moments in Trial, Marion County Prosecutor's Office CLE
DUI Law, Indianapolis Bar Association Bench Bar Conference
Trial Advocacy, Trainer, Marion County Prosecutor's Office
Faculty Speaker, Homicide Investigator School, Butler University
Marion County Prosecutor's Office
Top Rated Lawyer
Super Lawyers
Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney
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Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Indianapolis
Super Lawyers
State Executive of the Year Runner Up
Indy Premier
Top 100 Lawyers
American Society of Legal Advocates
Recognition as Local Bar Secretary
Hamilton County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Indianapolis Bar Association
- Current
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Hamilton County Bar Association
- Current
Activities: Past Board Member and Secretary
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Indiana State Bar Association
- Current
Activities: Ethics Committee for approximately 10 years
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Indiana State Bar Association
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Activities: Member of ethics committee from 2000-2010
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    DUI & DWI
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Criminal Defense, Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
  • English
Legal Answers
Q. My ex monitors ALL convos between child/me & used transcribed recording as evidence, lying about origin. What can I do?
A: In Indiana only one side of a call must consent to it being recorded.
Q. Does it make a difference in a possession of a syringe charge, if it’s an new, unused syringe??
A: It may, an unused one would not necessarily be indicative of illegal use whereas a used needle with heroin in it would be different for example.
Q. When does statute of limitations no longer apply: arrest warrant, indictment, or conviction? What happens if it changes?
A: Typically statute of limitations is tolled or paused at the time charges are filed.
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Websites & Blogs
Brad Bank's Website Profile
Indianapolis Criminal Law & Family Law Attorney
Indianapolis Criminal Defense Attorney
Criminal Law Blog
Contact & Map
Banks & Brower, LLC
8770 Purdue Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Telephone: (317) 870-0019 Ext. 302
Fax: (317) 870-0021
Monday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Wednesday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed