Ryan W. Tanselle
Ryan W. Tanselle is an experienced litigator. His case experience includes criminal cases, civil cases, bench trials, jury trials, and appellate cases (including published opinions). He has tried multiple jury trials to completion and has argued before the Indiana Supreme Court. He has extensive experience in criminal, child in need of services, divorce, and paternity cases. He was nominated in 2016 and 2017 for Best Attorney in Hendricks County.
Mr. Tanselle is very active in the Hendricks County community. He serves as Board Vice Chair and an Officer for the Hendricks County Community Foundation, where he also serves on its Board of Directors, Executive Committee, Governance Committee, Eli Lilly Scholarship Committee, and was a member of the Strategic Planning Core Team, in addition to being a former Lilly Scholar. He served as Secretary from 2017 through 2019. He is a graduate of Leadership Hendricks County Class of 2016. Mr. Tanselle is also the Secretary of the Tri-West High School Alumni Association and a member of the Brownsburg Rotary Club. He formerly served as an assistant and head coach for the Tri-West Middle School Cross Country team.
Mr. Tanselle was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and graduated from Tri-West High School in Hendricks County, Indiana. Mr. Tanselle completed his preparatory education at Indiana University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business with Honors in Business with High Distinction with a Major in Finance and Minors in Spanish and Economics. He earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 2011 from the Robert H. McKinney School of Law at Indiana University. He was published in the Indiana International & Comparative Law Review (Some Secrets Do Not Hurt Everyone: The Case for Additional Discount Window Reform in the United States’ Federal Reserve, 21 Ind. Int’l & Comp. L. Rev. 147 (2011)), where he also served as its Executive Notes Editor.
Mr. Tanselle was admitted to the Indiana State Bar in 2011. He is also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Mr. Tanselle is a member of the Hendricks County, Montgomery County, Indiana State, and American Bar Associations.
Mr. Tanselle practices primarily out of our Brownsburg, Indiana office.