Terry concentrates his practice in the areas of construction law and surety law. Terry is a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers (past member of the Board of Governors). His practice includes contract review and negotiation, contract preparation, risk management, litigation, claims avoidance and general construction advice to all participants in the construction industry.
Terry is a frequent speaker for construction and commercial groups and has lectured and written numerous articles for several industry groups and professional organizations in the construction industry. Terry is also a mediator and arbitrator of construction cases.
Indiana University School of Law, J.D., 1981
Denison University, B.A., 1978, Economics and English
The Best Lawyers in America®
Construction Law, 2005-2023
Commercial Litigation, 2007-2023
Litigation – Construction, 2011-2023
Indianapolis Construction Law/Litigation “Lawyer of the Year,” 2015, 2016, 2018, 2020
Selected for inclusion in Indiana Super Lawyers®, 2007–2022
Named one of the top 800 construction lawyers in the world by Who’s Who Legal, 2021-2022
American Bar Association’s Forum on Construction Industry, former Chair, 2013-2014; former Chair of Technology Committee, 2010-2012; Governing Committee, 2008-2011; Division 7 Chairperson, 2003-2005; TIPS Fidelity/Surety Law Committee; and Construction Litigation Committee
American College of Construction Lawyers, Treasurer and Board of Governors member, former Co-Chair of Insurance Committee
Indiana Constructors, Inc.
Asphalt Paving Association of Indiana, Education Committee
Associated General Contractors of Indiana
Surety Association of Indiana
Indiana State Bar Association, 1981-present