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J.R. Trockman

J.R. Trockman

Associate
J.R. Trockman is a proactive attorney who often serves clients in the business, construction, healthcare, insurance and real estate industries with matters including contract review, business formation, public design-build contracts, debt collection and subrogation.  His strong research and time management skills benefit clients, as do his responsiveness, consistency and fair-mindedness.

Prior to joining Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn, LLP, full-time, J.R. served as a judicial extern for Justice David and Justice Massa on the Indiana Supreme Court and for Judge Graham on the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Indiana, and as a summer associate for KDDK.

J.R. earned his Juris Doctor and Certificate in Corporate and Commercial Law from Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 2016, and his bachelor's degree in political science from Indiana University in 2013.  A native of Evansville and a graduate of William Henry Harrison High School, J.R. enjoys travel, world history, and tennis.

Education

  • 2016:  Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, J.D. and Certificate in Corporate and Commercial Law
  • 2013:  Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., B.A. Political Science

Industries

  • Business
  • Construction
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate

Experience

  • Served as a summer associate for Kahn, Dees, Donovan & Kahn
  • Served as judicial extern (clerk) for Judge Jeffery Graham, U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • Served as judicial extern (clerk) for Justice Mark S. Massa and for Justice Steven H. David, Indiana Supreme Court
  • Participated in a summer abroad at the University of Oxford’s Oriel College, studying European Union (EU) Taxation and EU Business Law

Publications and Presentations

Bar Admissions

  • State of Indiana

Court Admissions

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

Professional Affiliations

  • Evansville Bar Association

Civic Affiliations

  • E is for Everyone
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Sierra Club
  • Indiana University McKinney School of Law
    • Dean’s Tutorial Society, Executive Director
    • Student Bar Association, Evening Student Representative
    • Staton Intramural Moot Court Competition, 1L Mentor
    • Teacher’s Assistant (Contracts)
  • Indiana University
    • Phi Gamma Delta
    • IU Dance Marathon

Recognitions

  • Dean’s List, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • Order of Barristers, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
  • Dean’s List, Indiana University