Stewart & Irwin’s automotive retail legal practice group and 20th century Hoosier automotive industrialist E.L. Cord have more than their interest in automobiles in common. Both pioneered in their fields, embracing a boldly innovative approach.
Stewart & Irwin’s automotive practice group is among the largest in the country, exclusively representing dealers and has gained a regional reputation for excellence through its more than 42 years representing dealer clients in all aspects of automotive retail law. We have been instrumental in drafting laws protecting dealers and their franchises. Our attorneys also litigate in the interest of dealers in consumer, manufacturer and employment cases.
Our expertise has been recognized by the Automobile Dealers Association of Indiana, the Indianapolis Auto Trade Association, the Indiana Independent Auto Dealers Association, the Auto Trade Acceptance Company and more than 300 dealer clients we have served.
Our knowledge of and daily work in the automotive retail area ensure that our clients receive the most timely, accurate and cost-effective service in the market.
- factory/franchise disputes acquisitions and sales
- litigation and arbitration
- labor and employment
- business formation and financing
- consumer defense
- class actions
- estate and succession planning