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Judge Felts inducted as chair of Indiana State Bar Association House of Delegates

Thursday, October 22, 2015   (0 Comments)
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News Release

October 22, 2015


INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 22, 2015) – Hon. Thomas J. Felts, Fort Wayne, has been inducted as chair of the House of Delegates of the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) at its annual meeting in French Lick earlier this month. His term will expire in October 2016.

Judge Felts is judge of the Allen Circuit Court. Previously, he served as a magistrate for the court and was an associate, then partner at the firm Burt Blee Dixon Sutton & Bloom LLP. Judge Felts received his B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 1976 and his J.D. from the I.U. Maurer School of Law in 1979. He is a member of the Allen County and Indiana State bar associations.


Judge Felts currently serves as a member of the boards of directors for the Indiana Judges Association, Allen County Community Corrections, Foellinger Foundation, Indiana Judicial Conference, St. Joseph Community Health Foundation and the Metropolitan YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne. He is also a member of the Indiana General Assembly Interim Committee on Courts & the Judiciary and the board of visitors for Indiana Tech Law School.



Founded in 1896, the Indiana State Bar Association (ISBA) is the single largest legal organization in the state. With nearly 12,000 members, the ISBA serves and advocates on behalf of its members, their clients and the public interest as the independent voice of the legal profession. The ISBA’s office is located in downtown Indianapolis. For more information about the State Bar, visit


Media Contact: Carissa Long, Director of Public Relations & Social Media, ISBA, 800.266.2581,