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Executive Education
Butler Executive Education

Lawyer to Leader

A Certification in Leadership Excellence

Enhance leadership skills tailored to the law industry through the Lawyer to Leader program. A groundbreaking leadership excellence program for Indiana attorneys, Lawyer to Leader is designed to position private practitioners and in-house counsel for dynamic leadership in their firms or organizations. By working with attorneys throughout the state, the experience will build important skills, worth three Non-Legal Subject credits each, that include:

  • Leading and Managing Change in an Organization
  • Communicating Effectively as a Leader
  • Leading Decision Making
  • Traits and Behavior of Leaders

Our dynamic team of Master Facilitators and selected members of the legal profession will co-lead each session to support your transformative growth in leadership. Butler University’s Executive Education excels in developing customized programming and will give you the tools necessary to make progress on real challenges while you simultaneously develop a collaborative network with other attorneys in the program.

This program left me with a greater understanding of how to manage people and business, balance business objectives with legal risks, and was the foundation of many networking opportunities and friendships. It was a great learning environment, safe space to discuss legal and business trends, and gave me tools to use immediately in my role. 

Elizabeth Vincent

Assoc. Corp. Counsel of KAR Auction Services, Inc. 


I joined the program because I feel obligated to be equally as strong in my legal skills as I am in my business abilities. This helps to ensure we're giving our clients the most effective representation possible. 

Stuart Gutwein

Co-founder of Gutwein Law

Contact Us

For more information contact us at or 317-940-8651.