Donald J. Bonomo

Attorney at Law


Donald J. (DJ) Bonomo, was born on May 7, 1975 in Terre Haute, Indiana and attended Indiana State University, where he earned his Bachelors of Sciences, Cum Laude, in 1997. While in school, DJ was a member of the Beta Gamma Sigma fraternity. DJ then continued his education at Indiana University’s Robert H. McKinney School of Law, earning his Juris Doctorate in 2000 and was admitted to the bar that same year. He joined Cox, Zwerner, Gambill & Sullivan, LLP, in January 2002.

DJ’s is the Real Estate guru of the Firm having done extensive work in the field and representing Hendrich Title Company for 18 years. Some of his additional clients include: The Morris Plan Company, Hendrich’s Title Company, Vigo County School Corporation, and First Financial Bank.

DJ and his wife, Janel Bonomo—Principal at Fayette Elementary for the Vigo County School Corporation—are natives of Clinton, Indiana, and have been married for 20 years. They have three children: Sophia (14), Nora (14) & Adam (10).


  • Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, Indiana
    • J.D. – 2000
  • Indiana State University
    • B.S. – 1997
    • Honors: Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 2000
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 2000

Fraternities Or Sororities

  • Beta Gamma Sigma, Business Honor Society

Professional Associations

  • Terre Haute Bar Association, Member
  • Indiana State Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Practice Areas

  • Banking Law
  • Collections
  • Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Local, State & Federal Taxation
  • Municipal Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Tax Abatement
  • Wills, Trusts, Estate Planning & Administration


  • Clinton City Court Judge, 2016-Present