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Why Choose Bruce Graham Law Firm for Personal Injury and Criminal Cases?

Why should you hire Graham Law Firm? In a word, EXPERIENCE.

The managing partner of Graham Law Firm has been practicing law for over thirty years. Bruce Graham graduated from Indiana Law School in 1979, and was employed at the Indiana Attorney General’s Office working in Special Staff- Federal Litigation. After a year and one half as Tippecanoe County Public Defender, Bruce Graham started in private practice focusing on Plaintiff’s Personal Injury and Criminal Law.

For the past twenty-five years he has worked in courtrooms throughout Indiana, and has pursued appellate cases in Indiana State Appellate Courts, and in the Federal Court of Appeals Seventh Circuit in Chicago Illinois. Bruce Graham has argued in front of the full panel of the Federal Trade Commission in Washington D.C., and has argued in front of the United States Supreme Court.

A frequent litigator in trial courts, he knows his way around a courtroom, and his opponents know that he will show up and try cases in court and pursue his client’s cases diligently.

Graham Law Firm has offices located in downtown Lafayette at 200 Ferry Street at the corner of Ferry and 2nd Street. There is free parking for clients and in injury cases Graham Law Firm will provide free home and hospital visits.

Representative Settlements and Verficts

Past success does not indicate future results. These representative settlements and verdicts are a small portion of the hundreds of cases we have handled. They are representative of the varied types of cases we handle.

  • Semi-truck double trailer crash on I.-65 results in death of highway worker. $375,000.00

  • Drunk driver crosses center line and causes head on crash resulting in back injuries and corpectomy. $500,000.00

  • Back injuries resulting from intoxicated driver. $50,000.00

  • Fall on wet wax at supermarket resulting in fractured hip. Verdict $268,000.00

  • Spray can left on hot stove explodes causing facial injuries. $250,000.00

  • Construction worker falls in unmarked hall in flooring resulting in back injury. $250,000.00

  • Foot injury at construction site. $250,000.00

  • Pedestrian struck by impaired driver. Dram shop liability imposed on tavern. $440,000.00

  • Motorcycle crash resulting in fractured lower leg. $100,000.00

  • Food poisoning at fast food restaurant. $35,000.00

  • Fall on wet tile resulting in back injury. $100.000.00

  • Auto crash resulting in fractured leg. $80,000.00

  • Pedestrian struck by car with soft tissue knee injury. $25,000.00

  • Motorcycle crash results in knee injury. $89,250.00

  • Illegal alien Mexican struck while pedestrian in a snow storm. $100,000.00

  • Evulsion injury of foot as a result of motor cycle injury. $50,000.00

  • Leg injury from freak accident. $50,000.00

  • Impaired driver strikes motorist on side of road resulting in leg fracture. $90,000.00

  • Visitor at local hospital falls on wet floor resulting in fractured patella. $78,500.00

  • Knee injury resulting from broken riser at sports facility. $45,000.00

  • Soft tissue injuries from out of State collision. $40,000.00

  • Rear end collision resulting in delayed treatment for herniation. $60,000.00

  • Three wheeler catastrophic neurological injuries. Seven figure undisclosed settlement.

  • Judgment for shooting death. $1,100,000.00

And many, many more.

Attorney Credentials

Bruce W. Graham, born LaPorte, Indiana, September 22, 1951; admitted to bar, 1979, Indiana; also admitted to practice before U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.

Preparatory education, Purdue University (B.S. 1973)

Legal education, Indiana University, Indianapolis (J.D., 1979).

Oral Argument: U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeals; Indiana Supreme Court; Indiana Appellate Court.

Prior Lecturer, Mock Trial, Department of Political Science, Purdue University.

Member: Tippecanoe County Bar Association; Member Indiana Trial Lawyers Association