Matthew Abels

Matthew Abels

Sole Practitioner
Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana
Phone:
317-397-0264
Fax:
866-366-5302
Email:


Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Offenses
  • Misdemeanor Offenses
  • Felony Offenses
  • DUI/OWI
  • Drug/Gun Crime
  • Domestic Violence
  • Robbery
  • Burglary
  • Rape
  • Habitual Traffic Violator
  • Forfeitures
  • Driver’s License Reinstatement
  • Specialized Driving Privileges
  • Expungement

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2004
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2004

Education

  • American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, District of Columbia
    • J.D. summa cum laude
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
    • Law Review: Member, 2003 - 2004
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2001
    • Major: Political Science

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Indiana Public Defender's Council, 2009 - Present
  • Indianapolis Bar Association, Member, 2004 - 2011

Past Employment Positions

  • Marion County Prosecutor’s Office, Deputy Prosecutor 2004-2005
  • Marion County Public Defender’s Office 2005-2009, Deputy Public Defender, Felony Division
  • Marion County Public Defender’s Office 2009-2016, Deputy Public Defender, Major Felony Division