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Lake County Indiana Family Law Attorneys

Northwest Indiana – Divorce & Criminal Defense Lawyers

Our attorneys practice in the areas of family law, divorce, criminal defense, estate planning, probate administration, real estate and personal injury law. We understand that when you come to see us, you need legal expertise and experience; when combined our experience covers more than 50 years of legal practice. We will listen and respond to your questions and concerns and then, with your help, formulate a plan to achieve your goals.

Our philosophy is to inform you in detail about the law that applies to your particular case so you can better help us to achieve the results you want. We will educate you about the legal process you will face. We will offer advice, but we will never tell you what to do; instead we outline and discuss the options you have which will allow you to make the best decision for your circumstances.

We can help you with ALL Family Law & Divorce Law matters:

  • Adoption
  • Alimony / Spousal Maintenance
  • Child Custody / Parenting Time
  • Child Support
  • Divorce & Legal Separation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Enforcement
  • Grandparents Rights
  • Paternity / Parentage
  • Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Property Division
  • Removal / Relocation of Children
  • Uncontested Divorce

We can help you with ALL Criminal Defense Law cases. Attorney David M. Wendlinger is a former Lake County Felony Prosecutor. He has handled felonies, misdemeanors and infractions in most of the courts in Lake and Porter County. He will aggressively defend your case and ensure that your rights have not been violated. He will utilize all the defenses that are available to you in an effort to get the case dismissed, obtain a not guilty verdict or to minimize potential jail time, probationary terms, fines, court costs, license suspensions, etc.

  • Battery
  • Burglary
  • CDL & Trucking Violations
  • Conversion
  • DUI / OWI – Drunk Driving
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Domestic Battery
  • Driver’s License Suspension / Specialized Driving Privileges / Hardship Driver’s License
  • Drug Crimes – Possession, Sales, Trafficking
  • Expungement / Record Clearing
  • Felonies
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Misdemeanors
  • Probation Violations
  • Public Intoxication
  • Resisting Arrest / Law Enforcement
  • Robbery
  • Theft
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Weapn Offenses

Estate Planning, Will, Trusts & Probate Administration

Personal Injury Law – Social Security Disability, Medical Malpractice & Workers Compensation

Real Estate Law

Call for a consultation to discuss your legal needs and review your options.

We serve Lake County Indiana / Northwest Indiana and the surrounding towns, areas and counties.

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Our Attorneys

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Prepared For Any Challenge.

  • R. Cordell Funk


    Attorney R. Cordell Funk graduated from the University of Illinois with Honors in Liberal Arts and Sciences in 1963.

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  • Michelle K. Wendlinger


    Michelle grew up in Ohio (Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati). She graduated from Denison University in 2000.

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  • David M. Wendlinger


    Attorney David M. Wendlinger grew up in Schererville and graduated from Lake Central High School in 1994.

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