MEET THE TEAM THAT IS MADE UP OF ENTREPRENEURS FIRST. LAWYERS NEXT.
Quite honestly, there are lots of lawyers with no real desire, talent, or tolerance for starting and running a business. That’s not us. We like to think we have a unique approach. Where others just see risk, we see your opportunity.
Phone: 317-426-0581 x101
P.O. Box 36184, Indianapolis, IN 46236
5674 Caito Dr., Ste 140,
Indianapolis, IN 46226
Attorney and founding partner of Clements Legal Group LLC, Michael has been the force behind the firm’s innovative approach to business and entrepreneurship law. Recognizing that the big-firm model for doing business generally doesn’t work for small business and start up entrepreneurs in Indiana, Michael founded Clements Legal to execute his vision of building his own law firm with a new, innovative business model.
In his work with Clements Legal, Michael has served as principal legal counsel for various Indiana based companies and advocacy groups. He has assisted and counseled companies in matters concerning business development, employment, financing, and contract drafting and litigation and government relations.
Prior to founding Clements Legal, Michael worked on a variety of public affairs campaigns. Some of this work has included public/private financing and bond issues totaling two billion dollars. As part of his work in public affairs, he has worked as a project manager for the renowned public affairs firm Gogerty and Marriot. He has also been the public affairs regional representative for Northeast Indiana region for the Department of Commerce, where he received a certificate of appreciation from the mayor of Ft. Wayne for his work.
Michael as has an extensive background in the area of sales and business relationship management. Prior to law school he worked in the areas of marketing and advertising where he quickly learned the value of building lasting relationships. Michael now uses these skills to build strong relationships with his clients and help his clients build their own business and community relationships.
In his role as partner, Michael continues to lead strategic business planning and legal counseling for Clements Legal. In addition, he is actively involved in Indiana Bar Association. He is the current chair of the Service Committee and serves a regional representative for the Young Lawyers Section. He is a Graduate of the Indiana Leadership Development Academy.
Licensed to Practice Law in the state of Indiana and in the Federal Courts of Southern District of Indiana.
- Business Law
- Corporate Law
- Government Relations
- Startup Representation
- Employment Law
- Professional Licensing
- Management/Union Relations
- Contract Negotiations
Memberships and Boards:
- Indiana State Bar Association, Member
- American Bar Association, Delegate
- Service Committee, Chair
- PLEADS Section, Member
- Corporate Law Section, Member
- Business Law Section, Member
- Young Lawyers Section, District Representative
- Publications Committee, Member
- Golf Outing Committee, Member
- Young Lawyer Development Committee, Member
- Indianapolis Bar Association, Member
- Huntington Bar Association, Member
- Indiana Venture Club, Member