Matthew B. Barr

Partner
  • 11 South Meridian Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204-3535
    P:317-231-6498
    F:317-231-7433

Matthew B. Barr represents members of the manufacturing, construction, and transportation industries in litigated disputes throughout the United States. He works hard to help his clients achieve their business objectives through the legal process – whether as plaintiffs or defendants.

Mr. Barr’s clients range in size from the fastest growing companies in Indianapolis to companies listed in the Fortune 500. His practice focuses on a broad range of issues, including breach of contract, breach of warranty, Uniform Commercial Code, negligence, products liability, unfair competition, tortious interference, misappropriation of trade secrets, and class actions.

Mr. Barr is a trial lawyer. In 2013, he represented a defense contractor in an unfair competition case, resulting in one of the largest verdicts in the country as recognized by the National Law Journal’s Top 100 Verdicts of 2013. Mr. Barr has represented many other clients in proceedings in court and arbitration. In recognition of achievements obtained on behalf of his clients, Mr. Barr has been named to the Indiana Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” list in 2014-2017.

As a litigation partner and department co-administrator in the Indianapolis office, Mr. Barr is co-chair of the firm's Logistics and Transportation Practice Group and a member of the Construction Law Practice Group, Insurance Recovery and Counseling Practice Group, and Commercial Litigation Practice Group.

Mr. Barr serves on the board of the Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic. He received his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame and his J.D., cum laude, from Indiana University School of Law-Bloomington. Mr. Barr is admitted to practice in the state of Indiana, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Third and Seventh Circuits, and the U.S. Supreme Court.