George Patton is a partner in the Litigation Group and a former chair of the Appellate Law Group. While practicing law, he taught Appellate Advocacy and Procedure at Indiana University Maurer School of Law – Bloomington for five years, wrote a book on Indiana Appellate Procedure published by West Group, authored a chapter in a book on appellate briefs, and published several law review articles on Indiana appellate procedure. His articles have been cited by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, the Indiana Supreme Court, and the Indiana Court of Appeals. He has worked on cases before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, the Indiana Supreme Court, and the Indiana Court of Appeals, resulting in more than 150 published opinions. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a judicial law clerk to former Indiana Chief Justice Randall T. Shepard. He practices from the Washington D.C. office.
David Swider is a partner at Bose McKinney & Evans LLP, representing employers throughout the country in labor and employment law matters, including labor and employment law litigation, employment discrimination, NLRB practice and procedure, grievance resolution and arbitration, affirmative action, collective bargaining, wage and hour, and union avoidance. He chairs the firm’s Labor and Employment Law Group and has been repeatedly recognized and included in The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, and Indiana Super Lawyers. He is an Indiana Lawyer “Distinguished Barrister” and an Indiana Chamber of Commerce “Volunteer of the Year” award recipient. He also chairs the Indiana Chamber of Commerce Human Resource Committee and authors its Model Employee Policies for Indiana Employers, which is now in its seventh edition. He is a nationally recognized speaker – appearing on the national SHRM list of approved speakers – and has written numerous articles on a variety of labor and employment law topics. David is admitted and qualified to practice before the United States Supreme Court; the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh and D.C. Circuits; the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana; and all courts of the State of Indiana.
Bryan Babb is the chair of the Appellate Services Group, and a member of the Litigation Group, assisting clients with a wide variety of complex commercial appellate and litigation matters. Bryan also is a member of the firm’s Diversity Committee. Before joining the firm, Bryan served as a judicial law clerk for Indiana Supreme Court Justice Frank Sullivan, Jr. A graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point (B.S. 1989), Boston University (M.S. 1994), and Indiana University Maurer School of Law – Bloomington (J.D. cum laude, 1999), Bryan served as editor-in-chief for Volume 74 of the Indiana Law Journal.