Criminal Attorney in South Bend

Thomas P. Keller, Esquire

Thomas P. Keller is a criminal lawyer in South Bend, Indiana who extends his legal representation to clients from neighboring Michigan counties. His office is located next door to the St. Joseph County Courthouse, where he appears in both felony and misdemeanor court on a regular basis.

As part of his practice, he represents clients in Berrien County courts and Cass County courts in Michigan. In Indiana, he has represented clients in Elkhart County, LaPorte County, and Marshall County. In addition, Mr. Keller represents clients charged in federal court in the Northern District of Indiana.


Bar Memberships


  • Michigan State Courts
  • Indiana State Courts
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana
  • Federal Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Criminal defense lawyer in South Bend—biography

In 1994, Thomas Keller opened the doors of his South Bend criminal defense law firm to defend clients against a wide range of criminal charges. Today, he has 15 years of experience in traffic and criminal matters and has tried dozens of criminal cases over the years, ranging from misdemeanors to murder trials.

While growing his practice, Thomas also gives back to the community. He served on the Notre Dame Law Association Board of Directors for several years, taught paralegal studies at Ivy Tech College in South Bend, and served on the Advisory Board of Southwest Michigan College Paralegal Studies Department.

He takes great pride in his role as a criminal defense attorney in South Bend and feels a deep-seated obligation toward both his clients and the general population. Currently, he serves on the Board of Directors for Dismas of Michiana, Inc., which provides transitional housing and support services to men and women who have been recently released from prison.

Call 574-234-2990 for South Bend Criminal Defense help.