Greg Bowes
Legal Services, P.C.

                                                                     Gregory Bowes

                                                          445 N Pennsylvania St Ste 817

                                                             Indianapolis IN 46204-1890

                                                                          317-259-4442

                                                             E-mail: Greg@GregBowes.pro

                                                             Internet: http://GregBowes.pro

 

                                                        PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Lawyer        Greg Bowes Legal Services, P.C., May 1991, until present.

- Own and manage this general practice, and managed as many as five employees;

- Represented more than 500 clients for criminal defense, personal injury claims, appeals, estate planning, contract disputes, and compensation for victims of crimes such as rape, attempted murder, and child molestation.

- Completed 19 criminal jury trials, including 14 with felony charges, 5 of which were in federal court;

- Completed 5 civil jury trials;

- Completed 94 appeals, 21 of which resulted in published decisions, including important decisions on repressed memory and automatism.

 

Elected        Marion County Assessor, January 2007, until December 2010.

Assessor

- Elected to serve a four-year term in 2006;

- Responsible for the transition from a system of nine township assessors to one office supervised by the county assessor in Marion County, Indiana;

- Achieved an annual savings of more than $2 million and returned Marion County to a normal annual assessment schedule after more than five years of delay;

- Controlled a budget of $7.6 million and managed 113 employees;

- Formulated on an annual basis the property tax assessments for more than 340,000 real property parcels;

- Reviewed and audited more than 40,000 business personal property tax returns annually;

- Processed property tax appeals, determined property tax exemptions, and audited inheritance tax returns;

- Served on the Information Technology Board, which coordinates the information technology use for all of Marion County government;

- Supervised the state-ordered reassessment in 2007.

 

Elected        Indianapolis/Marion County City-County Council, January 2004 until December 2006.

Councillor

- Elected to serve a four-year term as one of 29 members of this legislative body;

- Co-authored and co-sponsored Smoke-free Air Ordinance (Indpls. Code § 616);

- Chair of the Community Affairs Committee.

 

Adj. Law     Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, August 2004, until January 2005.

Professor

- Taught Legal Research, Analysis, and Communication to third semester law students.

 

Board          Pike Township Board, January 2003, until December 2003.

Member

‑ One of 7 elected Board members who supervised a $16 million township budget.

 

Judge           Marion County Municipal and Superior Courts, May 1991, until December 2000.

Pro Tem

- Appointed as judge pro tem more than 83 times, 71 of which were in the Criminal Division.

 

Deputy        Marion County Prosecutor's Office, December 1990, until May 1991.

Prosecutor

- Prosecuted more than fifty major drug felony cases, including 4 jury trials.

 

Counsel       Indiana Department of Insurance, August 1989, until September 1990.

- Recovered more than $728,000 in forfeitures, and $65,000 in fines, from bail bondsmen;

- Prosecuted violations committed by the various licensees regulated by the Department, including insurance companies, insurance agents, and bail bondsmen;

- Defended medical malpractice claims against the Indiana Patients Compensation Fund.

 

Lawyer        Private Practice, October 1985, until August 1989.

- Criminal: Represented more than 120 felony and misdemeanor defendants from June 1987, until December 1988, including 4 jury trials, in a full time practice before the Superior Court of the District of Columbia representing indigent defendants.

- Civil: Cases included international copyright, estate and guardianship administration, wrongful death, contract disputes, consumer protection, and real estate transactions.

 

Legislative   Indiana State Medical Association, October 1984, until August 1986.

Assistant

- Monitored more than 2,000 legislative proposals and provided information to the Indiana General Assembly regarding more than 50 health and medical issues;

- Drafted new legislation for adoption by the Indiana General Assembly, including six bills that became law.

 

                                                                    BAR ADMISSIONS

 

State of Indiana: October 1985, by examination; Attorney Number: 4335-49.

District of Columbia: June 1987, by examination; Attorney Number: 411045 (currently inactive).

 

                                                                         EDUCATION

 

LL.M.          Georgetown University Law Center, February 1988.

 Major: International and Comparative Law

- Courses included International Negotiations, International Economic Law, and International Peace and Security Law.

 

J.D.              Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, May 1985.

Foreign Study:

- Cumberland School of Law Summer Study Program in Heidelberg, West Germany, August 1984;

- University of San Diego School of Law Institute on International and Comparative Law Summer Study Program in Russia and Poland, June 1984;

- University of Connecticut - Indiana University Overseas Study Program in Hungary (Fulbright-Hayes Scholarship), Summer 1983.

 

B.S.              Indiana University, August 1982.

Major: Business Management and Administration.

Foreign Study: University of Hamburg in West Germany, August 1980 until June 1981.

Language: 44 credit hours of German.

 

Assessor      International Association of Assessing Officers.

- Fundamentals of Mass Appraisal: October 17, 2008.

- Income Approach to Value: June 20, 2008.

Indiana Department of Local Government Finance.

- Assessor-Appraiser, Level II: March 9, 2006.

- Assessor-Appraiser, Level I: February 16, 2006.

 

C.L.E.         Completed more than 290 hours of Continuing Legal Education, including capital defense and civil mediation training.

 

E.M.T.         Bloomington Hospital, May, 1980.

After 120 classroom and clinical hours of training, became certified by the State of Indiana as an Emergency Medical Technician.

 

                                         APPEALS DECIDED BY PUBLISHED OPINION

 

Bowes v. Ind. Sec’y of State, 837 F.3d 813 (7th Cir. 2016), available at http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/cgi-bin/rssExec.pl?Submit=Display&Path=Y2016/D09-21/C:16-2350:J:Flaum:aut:T:fnOp:N:1832068:S:0; oral argument available at http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/sound/2016/gw.16-2350.16-2350_09_08_2016.mp3.

 

Marion County Election Bd. v. Bowes, 53 N.E.3d 1203 (Ind. Ct. App. 2016), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/04261603rrp.pdf; some briefs available at https://public.courts.in.gov/mycase#/vw/CaseSummary/eyJ2Ijp7IkNhc2VUb2tlbiI6Ik1qazRNRE13TnpFNE1ERXdPakE0TlRJMk5URXlZMk09In19.

 

United States v. Miller, 782 F.3d 793, 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 5196 (7th Cir. 2015), available at http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/cgi-bin/rssExec.pl?Submit=Display&Path=Y2015/D03-31/C:14-1585:J:Tinder:aut:T:fnOp:N:1526511:S:0; oral argument available at http://media.ca7.uscourts.gov/sound/2015/rs.14-1237.14-1237_02_10_2015.mp3.

 

Garcia v. Garau Germano Hanley & Pennington, P.C., 14 N.E.3d 88 (Ind. Ct. App. 2014), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/07301401bbs.pdf.

 

Ballard v. Lewis, 8 N.E.3d 190 (Ind. 2014), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/05071401PER.pdf.

 

Whiting v. State, 969 N.E.2d 24 (Ind. 2012), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/0619201201fsj.pdf, oral argument available at http://mycourts.in.gov/arguments/default.aspx?id=1301&view=detail.

 

Whiting v. State, 950 N.E.2d 376 (Ind. Ct. App. 2011) (vacated by 969 N.E.2d 24 (Ind. 2012)), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/06301110ehf.pdf.

 

Henri v. Curto, 908 N.E.2d 196 (Ind. 2009), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/06170901bd.pdf, oral argument available http://mycourts.in.gov/arguments/default.aspx?id=850&view=detail.

 

Henri v. Curto, 891 N.E.2d 135 (Ind. Ct. App. 2008) (vacated by 908 N.E.2d 196 (Ind. 2009)), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/07310801par.pdf, oral argument available at http://tinyurl.com/r99cvo.

 

Cunningham v. State, 870 N.E.2d 552 (Ind. Ct. App. 2007), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/07250719jsk.pdf.

 

T.W. v. State, 864 N.E.2d 361 (Ind. Ct. App. 2007), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/04160702ewn.pdf.

 

Saunders v. State, 848 N.E.2d 1117 (Ind. Ct. App. 2006), available at http://www.in.gov/judiciary/opinions/pdf/06130601nhv.pdf.

 

Sloan v. State, 794 N.E.2d 1128 (Ind. Ct. App. 2003), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/09040304.pds.html.

 

Holden v. State, 788 N.E.2d 1253 (Ind. 2003), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/05300303.rdr.html, rehearing granted at 799 N.E.2d 538 (Ind. 2003), found at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/12030301.rdr.html, oral argument available at http://tinyurl.com/q9psk4.

 

Graves v. United States, 313 F.3d 372 (7th Cir. 2002), available at https://law.resource.org/pub/us/case/reporter/F3/313/313.F3d.372.00-3374.00-3375.00-3376.00-3373.00-3371.html.

 

Hampton v. State, 754 N.E.2d 1037 (Ind. Ct. App. 2001), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/09130102.jsk.html.

 

Vanzandt v. State, 731 N.E.2d 450 (Ind. Ct. App. 2000), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/06200003.jgb.html.

 

Wieland v. State, 736 N.E.2d 1198 (Ind. 2000), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/10130001.bed.html.

 

Curry v. State, 740 N.E.2d 162 (Ind. Ct. App. 2000), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/12280001.msm.html.

 

Purdy v. State, 727 N.E.2d 1091 (Ind. Ct. App. 2000), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/04270001.msm.html.

 

Doe v. Shults‑Lewis Child & Family Services, Inc., 718 N.E.2d 738 (Ind. 1999), available at http://www.state.in.us/judiciary/opinions/archive/10089904.mcs.html.

 

McClain v. State, 678 N.E.2d 104 (Ind. 1997), available at http://caselaw.findlaw.com/in-supreme-court/1055999.html.

 

Cole v. Shults‑Lewis Child & Family Services, Inc., 677 N.E.2D 1069 (Ind. Ct. App. 1997), reh. denied: 681 N.E.2d 1157 (vacated by 718 N.E.2d 738 (Ind. 1999)).

 

McClain v. State, 670 N.E.2d 911 (Ind. Ct. App. 1997) (vacated by 678 N.E.2D 104 (Ind. 1997)).

 

Jackson v. United States, 51 F.3d 646 (7th Cir. 1995), available at https://casetext.com/case/us-v-jackson-700.

 

                                                            TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

Adj. Law     Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, August, 2004, until January, 2005.

Professor

- Taught Legal Research, Analysis, and Communication to third semester law students.

 

Referee        United States Soccer Federation, February 1988, until March 2003.

Instructor

- Taught twenty-nine 16-hour courses to adults and adolescents to certify the students as soccer referees.

 

Paralegal     American Institute for Paralegal Studies, Inc., Fall Semester 1991.

Instructor

- Taught two courses on the subject of Criminal Law.

 

CPR            American Heart Association, 1981 to 1984.

Instructor

- Taught six 15-hour courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

 

                                                                      PUBLICATIONS

 

Fair Play: Soccer’s Answer to the Harmless Error Doctrine, Res Gestae, June 2005, at 26, 2004 Harrison Legal Writing Award, Second Place, Indiana State Bar Association.

 

Physician’s Guide to Indiana Law, 79 Indiana Medicine 293 (1986).

 

Structured Settlements: An Overview, American Medical Association State Health Legislation Report, Vol. 13, No. 3 (1985).

 

Indiana and the World -- Developments in International Business Law, 18 Ind. L. Rev. 3 (1985).

 

                                                                    PRESENTATIONS

 

Gregory Bowes, Litigating the Rape Shield Law, Indiana Public Defender Council Seminar on Sex Offenses (December 4, 2015).

 

Gregory Bowes, Results of Assessor Consolidation, Marion County Alliance of Neighborhood Associations (May 16, 2009), available at http://indianapolis.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=2660.

 

Gregory Bowes, Update on Township Assessor Consolidation, Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors, East District (November 19, 2008).

 

Carla Bishop, Greg Bowes, Cheryl Musgrave & David Suess, Indiana Tax Reform: What Now?, Indiana Board of Commercial Realtors (November 14, 2008)

 

Gregory Bowes, Merits of Assessor Consolidation, Marion County Alliance of Neighborhood Associations (October 18, 2008), available at http://indianapolis.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=1902.

 

Gregory Bowes, Lessons Learned from the 2007 Marion County Reassessment, Project Management Institute, Central Indiana Chapter (October 16, 2008).

 

Gregory Bowes & Julie Voorhies, How to Avoid Property Transfer Pitfalls & Recording Minefields, CLE presentation for the Indianapolis Bar Association (October 14, 2008).

 

Gregory Bowes, Using FOIA and IN Public Records Law in Criminal Cases, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Seminar on Drugs and Suppression (December 7, 2007).

 

Gregory Bowes, Duties of the County Assessor, CLE presentation for the Indianapolis Bar Association (May 22, 2007).

 

Gregory Bowes, Harmless Error, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Seminar (May 19, 2006).

 

Gregory Bowes, Responsibilities of the Board of Directors, Presentation to the Drug Free Marion County Board of Directors (March 22, 2006).

 

Gregory Bowes, Evidence at Trial and Sentencing, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Seminar (March 10, 2006).

 

Gregory Bowes, Crawford v. Washington, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Death Penalty Defense Seminar (September 15, 2005).

 

Gregory Bowes, Indiana Evidence Rule 404(b), CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Death Penalty Defense Seminar (September 15, 2005).

 

Gregory Bowes, Voluntary Conduct, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Death Penalty Defense Seminar (September 16, 2005).

 

Gregory Bowes, Lawsuit Prevention, Presentation before the National Federation of State High School Associations (July 21, 2003).

 

Gregory Bowes, Challenging the Cop as Expert Witness, CLE Presentation before the Marion County Public Defender Agency (May 30, 2003).

 

Joel Schumm & Gregory Bowes, Emerging Legal Trends, CLE Presentation at the Indiana Public Defender Council Appellate Advocacy Training (May 16, 2003).

 

Ann M. Sutton, Aaron E. Haith & Gregory Bowes, Guarding the Record for Appeal, CLE Presentation before the Marion County Public Defender Agency (January 17, 2003).

 

Andrew Bowes & Gregory Bowes, The EMS Perspective of the “Do Not Resuscitate” Order, Presentation at a meeting of Hemlock Society of Indiana (December 8, 2002).

 

Ann M. Sutton & Gregory Bowes, Interlocutory Appeals, Righting Wrongs Prior to Trial, CLE Presentation before the Marion County Public Defender Agency (September 22, 1999).

 

Gregory Bowes, Legal Responsibilities of the EMT, a section of the Emergency Medical Technician Basic Course sponsored by the Warren Township Fire Department (August 22, 1989).

 

Gregory Bowes, EMS and the Law, Presentation at the 1986 Conference on Emergency Medical Services, sponsored by the Indiana Emergency Medical Services Commission (September 27, 1986).

 

                                                                  OTHER ACTIVITIES

 

Soccer Referee: Since 1983, I have officiated more than 2,900 youth, high school, adult amateur, college, and professional soccer matches. From 1998 to 2000, I served the United States Soccer Federation (USSF) as a National Referee, an achievement earned by fewer than 200 of the approximately 110,000 referees affiliated with the USSF, which qualifies the referee to officiate professional and international matches. I have also served the USSF as a local administrator, instructor and assessor.

 

Recreational Running: I enjoy running at least 75 miles each month. I completed 19 Indianapolis Mini-Marathon races.

 

Revised January 7, 2017.