Sean M. Towner – Partner

(574) 243-4100

Sean joined May Oberfell Lorber in May 2017, after 7 years with the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s Office. Sean has significant courtroom experience, having tried over 50 cases. While in law school Sean served as a member of the University of Tulsa Law Review and clerked for the Honorable Paul J. Cleary, Magistrate of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma.

Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Business
  • Banking & Finance
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Labor & Employment

Professional Affiliations

  • St. Joseph County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
  • Robert A. Grant Inn of Court

Civic Involvement

  • Board of Governors for the St Joseph County Bar Association
  • Indiana Apartment Association - Ambassador Committee Member
  • JOYS Gymnastics Board of Directors
  • Leadership South Bend/Mishawaka (Class 47)
  • Young Professionals Network of South Bend


  • State of Indiana
  • State of Michigan
  • United States Court of Appeals Seventh Circuit
  • United States District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
  • United States District Court, Western District of Michigan


  • B.S. in Political Science, Ball State University, 2006
  • J.D. from University of Tulsa Law School, 2009

Personal Snapshot

  • South Bend native
  • Enjoys spending time with family and playing golf
  • Enjoys attending Chicago White Sox games

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