Tom John is a partner in the Public Affairs Group of Ice Miller. He concentrates his practice in public affairs, administrative and election law issues.

Active in politics for several years, Tom has advised many campaigns, officeholders and companies. He is currently the chairman of the 7th District Committee of the Republican Party (Indianapolis) and is a member of the Indiana State Republican Committee.

Tom handles various matters for clients ranging from executive and legislative lobbying at the federal, state and municipal levels to administrative and election law issues.

His experiences include serving as a clerk to Justice Brent E. Dickson of the Indiana Supreme Court and Judge Bobby R. Baldock of the 10th Circuit of the United States Court of Appeals. He also has previously served as a member of the Indiana Election Commission and the chairman of the Marion County GOP.

Tom dedicates a great deal of time and energy to work in the political arena. He formerly served as the campaign manager in the successful 2002 campaign to elect Todd Rokita as Indiana's Secretary of State. He also has served as coordinator of statewide ballot access initiatives and convention races and has served as an advisor to numerous campaigns. In 2007, Tom was elected the Chairman of the Marion County Republican Party during which time Republicans won control of the city-county council and a victory for Republican Mayor Greg Ballard. He also previously served as the Indiana National Committeeman for the Young Republicans, Indiana Co-chair for the Marco Rubio for President Campaign, and is the former president of the Indiana Leadership Forum and the Downtown GOP Club.

As a member of the community, Tom is an alumnus of Class XXXVI Stanley K. Lacy Leadership Program, served as the vice-president and treasurer of the Herron-Morton Place Association, was on the Indianapolis Greenways Development Committee and is the past president of the Board of the Brain Injury Association of Indiana. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of the Brain Injury Association of Indiana and on the Leadership Indianapolis President's Council. 

Tom has been featured by numerous news outlets over the years, including:
TV (National)
  • NBC
  • CNN 
  • CNN’s Anderson Cooper Show 
  • Fox Business News
  • ABC World News Tonight 
  • NHK (Japanese TV)
  • ABC Radio
  • WIBC 
  • WFIU
  • IndyStar
  • HeatStreet
  • Bloomberg
  • Associated Press
  • Politico 
TV (Local)
  • WRTV
  • WTHR
  • WXIN
  • WTTV
  • WISH
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