Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

A criminal charge can certainly make many aspects of your life very difficult. In addition to fines and potential jail time, a conviction can affect your reputation, career and education, housing, and employment.
My approach in any criminal defense matter is aggressive but strategic, working to keep a conviction off your record. When that is not possible, I will do everything in my power to help lessen the impact any potential penalties could have on your life. Contact me for advice involving misdemeanor and felony offenses such as:

  • DUI involving drunk or drugged driving
  • Drug possession
  • Prescription medication violations
  • Battery
  • Traffic violations
  • Domestic violence
  • Alcohol-related offenses such as public intoxication
  • Theft
  • Driving without insurance
  • Expungements

Estate Planning, Probating of Wills, Asset Protection

I am experienced in advising clients with the retention and disposition of the estates that they have accumulated over their lifetimes. Regarding tax issues, I work with a tax specialist to counsel on tax issues. While death taxes are less of an issue than in the past, they are still an issue to be addressed. My experience in estate planning and administration will allow us to work together to establish a plan for your estate that best suits your wants for your family and loved ones.

Personal Injury and Litigation

If you have been injured in an accident you may have expensive medical bills and will have to pay to repair or replace your vehicle. You might be unable to work temporarily or permanently.

When you are a business owner or licensed professional, civil litigation may be unavoidable, expensive and time-consuming. My goal is to make sure you can resolve your matter as quickly and efficiently as possible. I have experience with a variety of civil litigation matters throughout Indiana, including:

  • Breach of contract issues
  • Contract drafting and reviewing

Whether you suffered harm in an automobile accident, as a result of a dog or property owner’s negligence or due to dental or medical malpractice, contact me and you can expext to receive knowledgable legal advice and professional representation.