February 8, 2023
For Immediate Release
Litigation boutique Kaplan & Grady is honored to welcome John D. Tinder to the firm as Of Counsel. His extraordinary experience includes three years as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Indiana, twenty years as a judge on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, and eight years as an appellate judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He retired from the Seventh Circuit in 2015.
Since his retirement from government service, Tinder has remained active as a mediator and arbitrator. He also routinely consults with counsel to test and moot civil and criminal trial and appellate presentations. At Kaplan & Grady, Tinder will continue his work as a neutral and consultant. He will also serve as an exceptional resource for firm clients interested in his perspective on their most important litigation challenges.
“We are overjoyed to have Judge Tinder as part of our team at Kaplan & Grady,” said Howard Kaplan, one of the firm’s founding partners. “He is universally respected as a jurist by parties, counsel, and judges alike, and for good reason. He brings wisdom and unflagging dedication to excellence to every legal puzzle. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated a commitment to careful, even-handed, and just application of the law. We are grateful that he has chosen to join our firm, where he can continue his work at the highest level. We look forward to supporting his dispute-resolution matters and having him as an asset for our clients and lawyers.”
“The lawyers at Kaplan & Grady are extremely talented, and they work hard to improve the lives and businesses of their clients through creative and strategic applications of the legal system,” Tinder said. “I am fortunate to have the opportunity to associate with them in efforts to resolve difficult legal disputes.”
For more information about Tinder, please see his bio here.
For dispute resolution or consulting inquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Kaplan & Grady LLC
Kaplan & Grady is a fast-growing litigation boutique with a national practice focused on complex commercial litigation and catastrophic prison and jail cases. The firm was founded by former partners at large, elite law firms. Kaplan & Grady draws on the best of that experience to provide top-tier representation in a setting that permits greater flexibility on fees, personal attention from senior attorneys, and continuous innovation. The firm maintains its high standards through the efforts of its remarkably talented, dedicated, and diverse team of lawyers and staff, who have come to Kaplan & Grady from global firms, boutiques, government service positions, and public interest organizations.