Ice Miller

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Ice Miller LLP
Headquarters Indianapolis, Indiana
No. of offices 7 (as of 2015)
No. of attorneys 300(2015)
Major practice areas General practice
Key people Steven Humke [1]
Revenue $157.4 M (2014)[2]
Date founded 1910
Founder Frederick Matson
Company type Limited liability partnership

Ice Miller LLP is a large law firm in the United States.


The firm was founded in 1910 in Indianapolis, Indiana under the name of Henley Matson and Gates. In 1929, Harry Ice joined the firm. Following a series of name changes, in the 1950s, the firm operated as Ross McCord Ice and Miller. The firm changed its name to Ice Miller Donadio and Ryan in 1963. In 2000, the firm changed its name to Ice Miller.[3] Ice Miller represents a full portfolio of private and public companies, government entities and individuals and serves as legal counsel to many of the Midwest's leading businesses, to state and local governments and to companies throughout the country and the world.[4] Ice Miller's clients include: Angie's List, Big Lots, Indiana University, Citizens Energy Group, Community Health Network, Cook Group Incorporated, Eli Lilly and Company, Fifth Third Bancorp, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, Honey Baked Ham, Huntington Bank, Illinois Finance Authority, Illinois State University, Indiana Finance Authority, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Nationwide Insurance, Republic Airways, Vera Bradley and Vistex, Inc.[5]

The firm has offices in Indianapolis; Chicago, Illinois; DuPage County, Illinois; Columbus, Ohio; Cleveland, Ohio; New York, New York; and Washington, D.C. The firm has approximately 300 lawyers who provide legal advice to clients worldwide. As of 2014, Ice Miller is one of the 150 largest law firms in the United States.[6] In 2014, the firm grossed $157.4 million in revenue, with profits per partner equaling $605,000.[7] The firm is generally known for its work in the following areas: business, litigation, M&A, public affairs, intellectual property, labor and employment, immigration, employee benefits, higher education, private equity, venture capital, public finance, real estate, energy, utilities, tax, trusts & estates, healthcare and data, security and privacy.[8]

Ice Miller is part of the US Law Firm Group and the Employment Law Alliance.


In 2015, 32 Ice Miller attorneys and 10 practice groups were ranked by Chambers USA.

Ice Miller was recognized as one of the “2015 Chicago’s Top Ranked Law Firms”

In 2015, Law 360 recognized Ice Miller as one of the 100 best law firms for women based on the firm’s female representation at the partner and non-partner levels, and its total number of female attorneys (ranked 49)

2015 Family Friendly award from the Ohio Women's Bar Association (OWBA)

Best Lawyers selected 10 attorneys to the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® "Lawyer of the Year"

Best Lawyers selected 115 attorneys to the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®

Chambers USA 2014 ranked attorneys in each of the firm's markets

Recognized as 2014 Band 1 Indiana practices of Corporate/M&A and Real Estate

The Indianapolis Star ranked Ice Miller a Top Workplace in 2014

76 attorneys named to Super Lawyers 2014 lists in Indiana, Ohio and Illinois and 27 were named Rising Stars

In 2014, Ice Miller was named one of the “50 Best Law Firms for Women” by Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyer. This was the seventh time Ice Miller was recognized for its continued attention to family-friendly policies and retaining and advancing women into the leadership pipeline

A top-ranked law firm in Indiana for work in Corporate/Mergers & Acquisitions and Real Estate in 2013 per Chambers USA

35 attorneys and 10 practice areas were ranked by Chambers USA in 2013.

Received the 2013 United Way of Central Indiana’s Spirit United award

Recognized the Private Equity and Venture Services Group as the 7th most active law firm in the nation by Private Equity Analyst (April 2013 issue)[9]


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