Alice Morical is a founding partner of Hoover Hull Turner LLP. She practices in the areas of commercial litigation, employment litigation defense and professional liability defense.

Education & Clerkships

  • Law Clerk, Honorable Judge John D. Tinder, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • J.D., magna cum laude, Indiana University Maurer School of Law – Bloomington; Indiana Law Journal; Order of the Coif
  • B.A., cum laude, Political Science, Miami University

Recognition

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation (2014–2017)
  • AV Preeminent®, Martindale–Hubbell
  • Indiana Super Lawyers® (2007–2017, Top 25 Women in 2013–2017, Top 50 overall in 2016)
  • Distinguished Fellow, Indianapolis Bar Foundation
  • Distinguished Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America

Professional Associations & Civic Involvement

  • Board of Directors of School on Wheels (Chair 2012-2014)
  • Impact Fund committee of the Indianapolis Bar Foundation
  • Former member of Impact 100 and Vistage International

Business Litigation

  • Represents Fortune 500 companies, mid-size companies and closely-held businesses in business disputes, including breach of contract claims and business torts.
  • Represented corporation and its President in pursuit of damages in excess of $2 million against former officers alleged to have engaged in wrongful competition with corporation in breach of fiduciary duty, tortious interference with the company’s business relationships, and related torts.
  • Represented majority shareholders in defending injunction brought by terminated minority shareholder.
  • Defended managing members of LLC in dispute with current and former minority members against claims including freeze-out, breach of the operating agreement, and breach of fiduciary duty.
  • Represented national telephone directory publisher in numerous disputes with advertisers and others, including disputes relating to breach of advertising agreements.
  • Represented supplier of goods in UCC requirements contract dispute in federal diversity suit.
  • Represented publicly traded global company pursuing claims of product defects.

Employment/Competition Litigation

  • Represents companies and individuals in interpreting, enforcing and challenging non-compete agreements and claims of trade secret misappropriation.
  • Represents businesses and professionals in employment-related disputes.
  • Represented individual in arbitration of enforceability of non-compete agreement involving national accounting firms.
  • Represented global company defending employment discrimination claims and tort claims in federal court.
  • Represented employer in arbitrations involving former managerial employees asserting wage and benefit claims.

Professional Liability

  • Represents attorneys and their firms in matters involving claims of professional negligence, disciplinary proceedings, and related allegations, in addition to advising clients on lawyer ethics and professional liability issues.
  • Represented national law firm in dispute over terms of sale of business.
  • Defended family law attorney against claim for allegedly incorrect valuation of assets.
  • Represented attorney facing disbarment by disciplinary commission.
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Presentations & Publications

  • Presenter, Be Prepared, Authentic and Persuasive, Litigation Counsel of America Renaissance Symposium IX (December 2015).
  • Presenter, Practicing Law in Indiana: Ethics, Indiana Lawyer Presents Practicing Law in Indiana (October 2015).
  • Presenter, Local Government Lawyer Ethics, 2015 Municipal Law Seminar, Indiana Municipal Lawyers Association (June 2015).
  • Presenter, Pro Bono Trial Counsel Role, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana CLE Panel (June 27, 2014).
  • Presenter, Ethics – Legal Malpractice and Lawyer Misconduct, Indiana Lawyer CLE Panel – Practicing Law in Indiana (October 31, 2012).
  • Presenter, Ethics – 3M’s: Malpractice, Mismanagement and Misconduct, Indiana Lawyer CLE Panel – Practicing Law in Indiana (October 28, 2011).
  • Presenter, 11 Common Commercial Disputes and Considerations for Managing Them, Summer Owner’s Meeting, Buying and Information Group (August 9, 2011).
  • Presenter, 10 Common Commercial Disputes and Considerations for Managing Them, Executive Impact Group (April 19, 2011).
  • Co-author, Survey, Results Show Women Lawyers are Happy, Res Gestae: The Journal of the Indiana State Bar Association, Vol. 7 (August 2013).
  • Co-author, Common Issues Arising when the Corporation and its Majority and Minority Shareholders Part Ways, ISBA Business Law Newsletter, Spring 2011 (April 12, 2011).

Alice M.
Morical

Partner

Email: amorical@hooverhullturner.com
Phone: (317) 822-4400 x108
Cell: (317) 373-4189
Fax: (317) 822-0234

Assistant: Sarah Hebard
Assistant Phone: (317) 822-4400 x112