• Stephen B. Caplin, Professional Corporation, is a law firm dedicated to protecting citizens' and consumers' rights. We stand up for civil justice for accident victims. We help people with many types of cases.

Stephen B. Caplin

Stephen is a tireless advocate for justice.  After completing service as a Judge Advocate General in Vietnam, where he was awarded a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster, Stephen returned to Indianapolis to serve as a Deputy Attorney General.

In private practice for nearly 40 years, Stephen helps people rebuild their lives after they have been hurt by the carelessness of others.  He represents Hoosiers in every walk of life, especially consumers who have suffered catastrophic injuries caused by defective and dangerous products, pharmaceuticals and medical malpractice.  Stephen also represents and advises biotech and start-up companies; and litigates in the mass tort, business, trust, class action and insurance realms.

Stephen has lectured or authored materials on medical malpractice in Indiana for the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum, the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, the Indiana University Maurer School of Law, the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis and the National Business Institute, among others.  His work has been published by the Indiana Trial Lawyers Association, the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association and the Utah Bar Association.

Stephen received his undergraduate degree from Indiana University, Bloomington, and received his J.D. from Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif, Law Journal and Indiana Legal Forum.

Life-long residents of the Indianapolis area, Stephen and his wife have two children and four of the greatest grandchildren.  Stephen is an amateur photographer and artist.