Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Bloomington, IN
Fred Schultz is a partner in Greene & Schultz Trial Lawyers located in Bloomington, Indiana. His primary focus is on clients who have suffered personal injury or wrongful death caused by the negligence or recklessness of another. Mr. Schultz has represented clients in a wide range of cases in both state and federal courts, including medical malpractice; automobile, boating and motorcycle accidents; nursing home abuse; and premises liability.
Mr. Schultz earned his law degree from Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Prior to law school, he graduated with honors from Butler University with a Bachelor of Science in economics. Before entering private practice, Mr. Schultz was a deputy prosecuting attorney with the Prosecutor's Office of Greene County, Indiana. He is licensed to practice law in Indiana and before the U.S. District Courts for the District of Nebraska and the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Mr. Schultz is also licensed to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States and the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 7th and 9th Circuits.
Certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Legal Specialty Certification, Mr. Schultz is held in high esteem by his peers. He has been given the AV-Preeminent* rating by Martindale-Hubbell and is a past recipient of the F. Scott Baldwin Award from the American Association for Justice.
Outside the courtroom, Mr. Schultz participates in professional organizations and shares his knowledge and insight with others through seminars and lectures. He is a member of the Indiana and Monroe County bar associations, the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice and the American Board of Trial Advocates.
*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
- 70%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 20%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
- 10%Class Action/Mass Torts
- Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2023
Certificates and Credentials
About Fred Schultz
First Admitted: 1996, Indiana
Professional Webpage: https://www.greeneschultz.com/attorney/fred-schultz/
- Sandage v. Board of Commissioners of Vanderburg County, 548 F. 3d 595, 7th Circuit, 2008
- Roland v. Shelton, 881 N.E.2d 722, Ind.App., 2008 Transfer Denied
- Co-Chaired, ITLA's Professional Responsibility Seminar, 2010
- Co-Chaired, ITLA's Professional Responsibility Seminar, 2011
- Speak that the Annual Convention for the American Association for Justice (AAJ), 2011
- Member, American Association for Justice
- Indiana, 1996
- U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit
- U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
- Member, House of Delegates
- Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, Executive Committee, 2011 - Present
- Chairperson, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association Annual Institute, November 2009
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
- U.S. District Court of Nebraska
- Member, Indiana State Bar Association
- Board of Directors, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, 2004 - Present
- Member, American Board of Trial Advocates
- U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
- U.S. Supreme Court
- Past President, Monroe County Bar Association
- Member, Indiana Trial Lawyers Association
- Butler University, B.S. in Economics, with Honors, 1992
- Board Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy
- Indiana Trial Lawyers Association Max Goodwin Award
- American Association for Justice F. Scott Baldwin Award, given each year to "the most outstanding young trial lawyer in America."
- AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell®
- American Association For Justice (AAJ)
- Indiana Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA)
Last Updated: 9/15/2022