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Barry Wormser
Principal Attorney

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Barry exclusively practices business, securities and real estate law, and is licensed in Indiana and New York. He was born and raised in Indiana, returning to his home state after law school in 2006.

In addition to being principal attorney at Wormser Legal, Barry is the lecturer on Real Property for the Indianapolis Bar Association’s preparatory course for the Indiana Bar Exam.
When not practicing law, Barry loves to travel.

Education

  • DePauw University, Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Washington University in St. Louis, Juris Doctorate
    • Washington University Law Review, Executive Articles Editor

Bar Admissions

Indiana

  • United States District Court – Southern District of Indiana
  • United States District Court – Northern District of Indiana

New York
 
Publications

  • “Highlights from the Small Business Jobs Act” Indiana State Bar Association Business Law Newsletter, October 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, “Investor-Side Protections and Deal Points”, Indianapolis Bar Association, December 2016
  • Speaker, “Start-Up and Early-Stage Company Finance”, Indianapolis Bar Association, December 2015
  • Speaker, “Start-Up and Early-Stage Company Financing: Capital Formation Issues & Investment Terms”, Indianapolis Bar Association, September 2014
  • Speaker, “Legal Entities”, Indiana Small Business Development Center – Young Entrepreneurs Virtual Workshop – 2014
  • Speak Easy Legal Series Moderator
    • Starting A New Business | Entity Formation – January 2013
    • IP/Technology Issues | Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights – February 2013
    • Contracts – March 2013
    • Employment Law – April 2013
    • Litigation – May 2013
    • Business and Intellectual Property | New Ventures – October 2013
    • Raising Capital and Private Placements – November 2013
    • Real Property – December 2013
    • Terms of Use and Privacy Policies – April 2014
    • Business Formation – March 2014
    • Raising Capital – June 2015

Civic Involvement

  • Stanley K. Lacy Leadership Series (SKL) Class XLI
  • United Way of Central Indiana – Finance and Audit Committee – 2015 – Present
  • Pattern - Board of Directors – 2015 – Present
  • The Speak Easy – Board of Directors – 2017 – Present
  • The Penrod Society – 2008 – Present
  • DePauw University Regional Alumni Council Member – 2007 – Present
  • Sigma Chi House Corporation Board of Directors – DePauw University – 2011 – Present
  • Creative Mornings, Indianapolis Chapter, Board of Directors 2015 – Present
  • ATID Leadership Development Program – Jewish Federation of Greater Indianapolis 
  • Speak Easy Legal Series – Founder and Former Moderator
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Indianapolis Bar Association

Past Board Commitments

  • United Way of Central Indiana – Finance Committee of the Board – 2011 – 2015
  • Indianapolis Museum of Art – New Years Eve Planning Committee – 2013 – 2015
  • Broad Ripple Block Party – Planning Committee – 2011 – 2013
  • United Way of Central Indiana – Emerging Leaders – Steering Committee – 2006 – 2010