2021 Hoosier Freedom Honoree
Lee C. Christie
Lee C. Christie is a partner with Christie Farrell Lee and Bell, P.C., and has dedicated himself to personal injury trial law for 40 years. Lee focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury from auto and truck collisions, wrongful death, medical malpractice, product liability and premises liability. Lee is a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers and was awarded the Civility Award by the Indiana State Bar Association in 2010. He was the ITLA Trial Lawyer of the Year for Indiana in 2015 and has been selected as Mediator of the Year and Arbitrator of the Year by US News Best Lawyers. Lee is a member of the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, AAJ, IBA, ISBA, The Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys, and the Interstate Trucking Litigation Group. Lee was a member of the Indiana Judicial Nominating and Qualifications Commission from 2013-16 and is a current member of the Marion County Judicial Selection Committee. He has been selected as an Indiana Top 10 or Top 50 Super Lawyer from 2004-21, and is a US News Best Lawyers 2006-21.
Hoosier Freedom Award Criteria
An individual or organization whose efforts, courage, litigation or innovative work result in the creation of a more just society.
Submitted by Sarah Graziano
Between the task committee during Covid for jury trials and work on the Legal Aid Society, I cannot think of a better candidate for this award. As we are all aware Lee gives so much of his time to making this a better community to live and work.