Barrett McNagny LLP
Robert T. Keen Jr. is a trial lawyer who focuses his litigation practice in the areas of commercial litigation, insurance defense, premises liability, products liability, employment litigation, and the defense of lawsuits filed against local governments and police officers. Bob has tried hundreds of cases in state and federal courts across the state of Indiana for businesses, insurance companies, and governmental entities.
A Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers, Bob has also been selected for inclusion in Best Lawyers® in America for Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation Defense, Employment Litigation, Governmental Litigation, and Civil Rights Law since 2007. Best Lawyers® in America recognized Bob in 2016 as the Personal Injury Litigation-Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Fort Wayne and in 2018 as the Litigation-Labor and Employment “Lawyer of the Year” in Fort Wayne. He is rated by Martindale-Hubbell as AV® Preeminent™ and has been listed in the Indiana Super Lawyerspublication each year since 2004.
Bob is a member of many associations and institutes, including the Allen County Bar Association, the Indiana State Bar Association, the Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana, the Defense Research Institute, and the Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel. He is past president of the Benjamin Harrison American Inns of Court and is also a frequent speaker on various litigation topics at Indiana Continuing Education Forum seminars.
He received his B.A., cum laude, from the University of Notre Dame in 1979 and his J.D., also from the University of Notre Dame, in 1982. Bob is admitted to practice in all Indiana State courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, and the U.S. Supreme Court.