Attorney Larry Church
Experienced . . . Caring . . . Hard Working
These are just a few of the words that clients and opposing counsel use when describing Larry. For more than twenty-five (25 years), Larry has devoted himself to representing his clients to the utmost of his abilities while never forgetting that not only his clients but those opposing them are first and foremost people who deserve to be treated fairly and with respect.
Primarily, Larry is a trial lawyer. Over his career, he has represented clients whose disputes range from a few hundreds of dollars to millions of dollars. Larry approaches each case the same way, with the same preparation and with the same enthusiasm. Larry handles all types of Civil Litigation so if you are having a dispute of any kind, give Larry a call.
Over the last few years, Larry has expanded his capability to include a flourishing mediation/ADR practice. Larry assists parties by utilizing his common sense in combination with the skills learned over the course of his career to craft cost-effective and appropriate resolutions of disputes.
Larry is originally from Portsmouth, Ohio, spent most of his adult life living in Louisville, Kentucky, and primarily practices within the state of Indiana — which explains why he is licensed and actively engaged in all three (3) states.
Larry graduated from Kent State University in 1988 with a B.A. in English where he was awarded the honor of being inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Larry then attended the University of Cincinnati where he obtained his J.D. Prior to joining Church, Langdon, Lopp, Banet Law, Larry began his legal career as a Public Defender where he represented thousands of indigent individuals. From the PD office, Larry transitioned to the regional law firm of Wyatt, Tarrant and Combs where he practiced for fifteen (15) years. He operated the New Albany branch of the McNeely Stephenson law firm for over ten (10 years). Most recently, Larry opened the New Albany office of Church, Langdon, Lopp, Banet Law in 2020 and acts as the Managing Partner for this office.
Larry and his partner, Chris, live in New Albany with their beagle, Maya, and their two dangerously overweight cats, Aro and Gatsby. Chris is an avid historian and currently works as the Assistant Director at the Conrad Caldwell House Museum. They are both active in their communities and participate in a variety of fitness activities as well as enjoying traveling, movies and music.
University of Cincinnati College of Law, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1991 J.D.
Honors: Moot Court Executive Board
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, 1988 B.A. English
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
- Ohio, 1991
- Kentucky, 1993
- Indiana, 1995
- Indiana State Bar Association
- Kentucky Bar Association
- Ohio State Bar Association
- Louisville Bar Association
- Floyd County, Indiana Bar Association