John C. Green
phone (317) 632-4402
fax (317) 632-5595
John C. Green has practiced law with the Firm since 1969. He is a senior partner of Hume, Smith, Geddes, Green & Simmons LLP (formerly Smith & Jones). He graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science degree in business, and from Indiana University School of Law Indianapolis with a Juris Doctorate degree in 1969. He is a certified mediator for ADR Civil Mediation in the State of Indiana with professional experience in the mediation of civil matters since 1992.
He served as law clerk for Judge James Cooper, deceased, former judge of the Indiana Court of Appeals from 1967-1969. He has served as a member of the Character and Fitness Committee of the State of Indiana since 1984.
Mr. Green is a member of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, American Association for Justice, and is a Fellow of the Indianapolis Bar Association. He is a former president of the Indianapolis Law Club and current member of its Board of Directors. He is a past president, treasurer, and former member of the Board of Directors of the Columbia Club Inc. and former member of the Columbia Club Foundation Inc. He has been named a Sagamore of the Wabash.
Mr. Green has served as president of the American Business Club Inc. of Indianapolis, Indiana, and servied on its Board of Directors for three years. He is currently the president of the Lamb Lake Lot Owners Association having served seventeen years on the Board of Directors.
He is admitted to practice law in the State of Indiana, United States District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Indiana, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Supreme Court of the United States. His has had appellate experience before the Indiana Court of Appeals and Seventh Circuit court of Appeals.
Mr. Green practices law in the area of estate planning and estate administration. He also represents injured and disabled persons caused by automobile or motorcycle accidents, trucking accidents, and premises and construction accidents. He has professional experience in representing injured, disabled or death cases involving railroad employees under the Federal Employers Liability Act (FELA).
He enjoys hunting, fishing, and Indianapolis Indian baseball games. John and his wife Tracey have five children and six grandchildren.