Profile

Curtis Jones is a partner at Bose McKinney & Evans LLP who assists numerous companies with their complex legal, business and strategic challenges. Curtis is an organizer, leader, problem-solver and communicator. For nearly two decades, Curtis has drafted, reviewed and negotiated commercial and government contracts, and handled employment, construction, securities, copyright, trademark, patent, licensing, data protection, franchising, real estate, antitrust, fraud, class action, complex business and commercial litigation, and insurance coverage issues. Whether through negotiation, litigation, alternative dispute resolution or other means, Curtis focuses his practice on working collaboratively with clients and their partners, vendors and employees to achieve cost-effective results that address and resolve the legal issues that businesses face.

Curtis is also a registered mediator in the state of Indiana. To schedule a mediation session with Curtis, contact Linda Cooper.

Before joining Bose McKinney & Evans, Curtis served for two years as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Theodore (Ted) R. Boehm in the Supreme Court of Indiana. Additionally, Curtis served for a year in an externship with the Honorable Kenneth F. Ripple, United States Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit.

Outside of the office, Curtis coaches baseball at Covenant Christian High School.

Education

Valparaiso University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2004)
Western Michigan University (B.S. in mathematics and secondary education (business), summa cum laude, 2000)
Abilene Christian University

Honors / Awards

The Best Lawyers in America® 2016-2023; Indiana Super Lawyers® – Rising Stars Edition (2012-2017, Insurance Coverage); Indiana Super Lawyers® (2018-2020); Up and Coming Lawyer, Indiana Lawyer Leadership in Law Award (2011); AV® Peer Review rated by Martindale-Hubbell; Significant Educator of the Year Award (2001); Indiana Leadership Forum (2009-2010)

Appearances / Publications

Author: Curtis is a contributor to the Res Gestae Appellate Civil Case Law Update.
“Collection of Attorney Fees by Assertion of Liens in Indiana,” 51 Res Gestae (Dec 2007). This article was cited in State Farm Mut. Auto. Ins. Co. v. Ken Nunn Law Office, 977 N.E.2d 971 (Ind. Ct. App. 2012)
“It’s All in the Timing: Rethinking Remand of Supplemental Claims to Preserve Court Resources,” 38 Val. U. L. Rev. 1459 (2004).

Editor: “Symposium on Tomorrow’s Issues in State Constitutional Law,” 38 Val. U. L. Rev. 317 (2004) through 38 Val. U. L. Rev. 577 (transcript of panel discussion on “New Judicial Federalism”).

Presenter: “Collection of Attorney Fees by Assertion of Liens in Indiana,” (Indianapolis Bar Association Bench/Bar Conference, 2008).

Appointments / Memberships

Member: Indiana State Bar Association (Appellate Practice and Litigation Sections); Indianapolis Bar Association (Appellate Practice Section); Valparaiso University School of Law (Indianapolis Council); Kingsway Christian School (member, Board of Directors, 2016); Hope Healthcare Services (member, Board of Directors, 2015); Defense Research Institute (member); Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana (member)

Admissions

Indiana, United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois