Ron is a principal member and an active trial lawyer at the Indianapolis-based plaintiffs’ litigation firm, Price Waicukauski Joven & Catlin, LLC. His practice focuses on plaintiffs’ complex litigation including matters involving business disputes, property rights, professional malpractice, and class actions. He has tried more than seventy jury cases to verdict as lead counsel in both state and federal courts. He has also argued numerous appellate cases in the Indiana Court of Appeals, the Indiana Supreme Court and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.
Ron formerly served as a JAG and Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps and as the elected Prosecuting Attorney in Monroe County, Indiana. He graduated with a B.S in Communication, cum laude, from Northwestern University in 1970, a J.D. from Harvard University in 1973 and a LL.M. degree, summa cum laude, from George Washington University in 1976.
He has taught trial and appellate advocacy at the Indiana University Schools of Law in Bloomington and Indianapolis, and served on the faculty of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and the Defense Counsel Trial Academy.
Since 2004, Ron has been a regular speaker at the Indianapolis Law Club on recent developments in Indiana law. In addition, Ron has made numerous CLE presentations at meetings of the American Bar Association, the Indiana State Bar Association and many other legal organizations.
Ron has taught trial and appellate advocacy at the Indiana University Schools of Law in Bloomington and Indianapolis, and has served on the faculties of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy and the Defense Counsel Trial Academy. He has also served as Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Board of the International Association of Defense Counsel, as President of the Indianapolis American Inn of Court and as Co-chair of the Training the Advocate Committee, Litigation Section, American Bar Association. He formerly was a lawyer and Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps and served as the elected Prosecuting Attorney in Monroe County, Indiana.