Theodore R. Boehm
(born September 12, 1938) is a Justice of the Indiana Supreme Court
. He was appointed by then-Governor Evan Bayh
on August 7, 1996.
Boehm attended public schools in Indianapolis, Indiana
. He graduated from Brown University
in 1960, summa cum laude, and from Harvard Law School
in 1963, magna cum laude. While attending Brown he joined the Delta Upsilon
Fraternity. He was an editor of the Harvard Law Review
and a member of Phi Beta Kappa
. He served as a law clerk to Chief Justice Earl Warren
and retired Justices Stanley Reed
and Harold Burton
during the 1963 term of the United States Supreme Court
. In 1964 he joined the Indianapolis law firm of Baker & Daniels
where he became a partner
in 1970 and managing partner in 1980. He is a member of the American Law Institute
. After serving as a general counsel
for General Electric
and Eli Lilly and Company
from 1988–95, he returned to Baker & Daniels before his appointment to the court.
Boehm was Chairman and CEO of the organizing committee for the 1987 Pan American Games
in Indianapolis, and was the first President and CEO of Indiana Sports Corporation, which staged the 1982 Olympic Festival
. He was also President of the Penrod Society and one of the principal organizers of the Economic Club of Indianapolis. He is a Trustee Emeritus of Brown University, a director of the National Art Museum of Sport and Indiana Sports Corporation and serves on the Nominating and Governance Committee of the United......