Mr. Keith A. Gaston



Keith A. Gaston is the managing partner of the Indiana office of Cruser, Mitchell & Gaston, LLC. He is a summa cum laude graduate of Millikin University and received his Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from the Indiana University School of Law. Mr. Gaston has extensive experience in motor carrier, product liability and railroad defense litigation in state and federal courts. He represents trucking companies in litigation of accidents as well as manufacturers in product liability cases. He has tried numerous product liability and transportation cases to verdict and has successfully mediated scores of additional cases.

Keith is a member of the American Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the American Bar Association (Chair, Rail and Motor Carrier Committee 1990-1991), and the Trucking Industry Defense Association. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana and the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

Keith is a frequent panelist and speaker at programs and seminars of the American Bar Association, American Trucking Associations and Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum.

Areas of Practice (9)

  • Litigation
  • Professional Liability
  • Automobile Liability
  • Trucking Liability
  • Bad Faith Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Transportation Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(317) 585-8085  Phone
(317) 585-8858  Fax
University Attended:
Millikin University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1975
Law School Attended:
Indiana University School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 1979
Year of First Admission:
1990, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit; 1979, Indian and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana; 1991, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
American Bar Association (Member, Tort and Insurance Practice Section; Chair, Rail and Motor Carrier Committee, 1990-1991); Trucking Industry Defense Association; Defense Research Institute.
Birth Information:
Shelbyville, Illinois, 1953
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