Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
DUI & DWI
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
Additional Practice Area
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Of Counsel (Attorney)
GORDON ETZLER & ASSOCIATES, LLP
Maintaining a general law practice in Valparaiso, Indiana focusing on family law, criminal defense, and civil litigation.
Law Clerk / Associate Attorney
Wartman, Conover, Fox & Hedges
Handled a variety of general practice litigation matters ranging from family law to personal injury, bankruptcy, and criminal defense, primarily in Lake and Porter counties.
Law Clerk / Legal Extern
City of South Bend, Indiana
Engaged in a practical variety of municipal issues pertaining to a Second Class City in Indiana. Conducted legal research, writing, and observed daily in land use, zoning enforcement, condemnation, public access, public contracts, bankruptcy, tax sales, and participated in litigation thereof.
State Judicial Law Clerk
Porter Superior Court No. 4
Gained overall understanding, appreciation, and experience with the inner workings of a state trial court. Assisted in legal research and observed multiple hours in criminal and civil litigation.
Austgen, Kuiper & Associates, P.C.
Served general business practice in various areas of the law including municipal law, land use regulations, ordinance construction, contracts, tort litigation, real estate, and estate planning. Conducted legal research, and drafted legal documents, memoranda, briefs, pleadings, various pre-trial motions, and miscellaneous client correspondence.
Valparaiso University School of Law
J.D. | Law
B.A. | Political Science
Honors: Political Science Honor Society
Adult Scholars Honor Society