Our Attorneys

KDDK strives to maintain the right mix of professionals to provide effective legal solutions that meet the unique goals of each client.  Select an attorney below to learn more about the members of our team.

Jeff Ahlers

Experienced attorney who routinely represents and defends individuals, businesses, insurance companies, and units of government.

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    Counsels healthcare clients on contractual, regulatory, compliance , operational, employment, and other matters.

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    KAB Brasseale

    KAB effectively represents clients in environmental, mineral, intellectual property, construction, business, and real estate matters.

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    Maria serves businesses and individuals in complex proceedings such as real estate matters and dissolution of marriage.

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    Indiana attorney Allison K Comstock, Partner, Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn, LLP

    Finds practical, successful solutions to business and individual clients’ challenges, taking time to understand each situation.

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    Mallory C. Deckard

    Consistent, confident and proactive litigator and counselor who represents individuals, businesses and other clients.

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    Mallory C. Deckard

    Associate
    Michael DiRienzo

    Michael uses his litigation experience to give clients special perspective and astute advice on legal strategies.

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      Substantial labor law experience, focusing on crafting efficient, timely solutions to each client’s unique business interests.

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      Larry R. Downs

      Of Counsel
      Monica Edwards

      Brings scientific experience as a technical services chemist and environmental consultant to her practice of environmental law.

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      Shannon S. Frank

      Provides exceptional service to clients, focusing on the construction industry, closely-held companies and individuals.

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      Jake R. Fulcher

      Jake proactively devotes much of his practice to client counseling, developing best practices, and training.

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      Jake R. Fulcher

      Partner
      W. Royal Gearhart

      Works to find effective solutions to legal issues using his unique mix of analytical ability and creativity. Y habla Español.

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      Joshua B. Gessling

      Assist business clients with workforce management and operational issues in the U.S. and abroad.

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        Significant experience representing employers and both public and private universities, in a broad range of issues.

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        Jon D. Goldman

        Partner
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          Sensitively counsels individuals about estate planning/death tax issues, elder law and private adoption for 30+ years.

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          John E. Hegeman

          Of Counsel
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            Represents businesses and financial institutions in M&A, real estate, commercial finance, and other transactions.

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            Jeffrey K. Helfrich

            Co-Managing Partner
            Steve Hoar

            Aggressively builds a case for trial while also exploring early resolution of disputes when appropriate.

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            Steven S. Hoar

            Partner
            Ashley Hollen

            A responsive, goal-oriented attorney whose attention to fine details benefits her business and individual clients.

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            Ashley R. Hollen

            Associate
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            Significant experience in the practice of worker’s compensation, business, real estate, and estate planning and administration law.

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            Focusing on results, Matt is interested in meeting each client’s needs and providing quality counsel.

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            Matthew D. Malcolm

            Associate
            Mark A. McAnulty

            Represents employers in all areas of employment and labor law in Indiana, Illinois, Kentucky, and Missouri.

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            Coaching approach to counseling employers on employment issues and defending them before courts and agencies.

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            woman attorney, Olivia Robinson, KDDK

            Excellent researcher whose strong organization and communication skills benefit labor and employment law clients.

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            Olivia G. Robinson

            Associate
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            Helps businesses, financial institutions, individuals, and other clients reach effective resolution for complex legal issues.

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            Mark S. Samila

            Co-Managing Partner
            Mike Schopmeyer

            Leverages his financial acumen to swiftly reach durable solutions and deliver economic advantages for clients.

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            Counsels clients through complicated transactions and assists with contracts. Hardworking, personable and responsive.

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            Ryan M. Schulz

            Partner
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            40+ years of experience advising businesses, with a particular focus on minimizing the tax impact on business transactions.

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            Alan N. Shovers

            Partner
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            Utilizes his accounting and financial background to provide legal, practical business analysis in transactions and disputes.

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            Steven M. Theising

            Associate
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            Civil litigator and defense trial attorney, assists individuals, businesses and governmental entities in variety of claims.

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            Patrick C. Thomas

            Associate
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            With a keen understanding of people and organizations, his advocacy skills empower clients to effectively achieve their goals.

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            Brian P. Williams

            Co-Managing Partner