Attorney Michelle K. Wendlinger
Michelle grew up in Ohio (Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati). She graduated from Denison University in 2000 and participated in the Honor’s Program as well as the Lugar Program. From there she attended Valparaiso University School of Law and graduated and graduated a semester early in 2002.
Michelle was admitted to the Illinois State Bar and the U.S. District for the Northern District of Illinois in 2003. She was then admitted to the Indiana State Bar and the U.S. District for the Northern District of Indiana in 2007. Upon graduation from law school, Michelle worked for several firms throughout the Chicagoland area before moving to Northwest Indiana.
Michelle’s practice focuses on Family Law, Estate Planning, Probate, Guardianships and Real Estate. Under family law, she handles Divorce, Child Custody and Visitation, Support Modification, Paternity and Adoption. She also handles personal injury, as well as general litigation.
When she is not working, she enjoys traveling, reading, cooking and spending time with her family.
State of Illinois (2003)
Supreme Court of Illinois (2003)
Northern District of Illinois (2003
State of Indiana (2007)
Supreme Court of Indiana (2007)
Northern District of Indiana (2007)
Indiana Bar Association
Lake County Bar Association
Denison University (2000) – Bachelor of Art, Political Science
Valparaiso University School of Law (2002) – Juris Doctor