- Maurer School of Law Academy of Law Alumni Fellows (2008)
Roger Pardieck, LLB’63, has tried hundreds of jury trials in the ﬁ elds of products liability and toxic torts resulting in changes to the manufacture and marketing of products such as commercial vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, pharmaceutical products, and even bicycle reﬂectors. His work affected the EPA’s decision to remove certain types of pesticides from the market for residential use.
Pardieck is the ﬁrst and only Indiana member of the Inner Circle of Advocates, an organization limited to 100 U.S. plaintiff’s lawyers who have won million-dollar verdicts. He is also a member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, an organization of trial lawyers from around the world with a U.S. membership limited to 500. Named Indiana Trial Lawyer of the Year, Pardieck also received the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award.