Attorneys

Timothy J. Bloom

  • Over 30 Years Experience
  • Focuses on General Business Representation, Civil Matters, Adoption, Municipal Law, Elder Law, Estate Planning, and Administration
  • Whitley County Native and Resident
  • Former President of the Whitley County Community Foundation, Old Settlers’ Day Assoc., & Rotary Club

John W. Whiteleather, Jr.

  • Over 40 Years Experience
  • Whitley County Native and Resident
  • Served as Whitley County Prosecutor for 8 Terms
  • Certified Civil Mediator
  • Member of the Whitley County Bar Association, Indiana Bar Association, and American College of Trial Lawyers.

Matthew R. Shipman

  • General practice; focuses on litigation; defense and prosecution for large companies and individuals
  • Certified Civil Mediator
  • Whitley County Native and Resident
  • 1998 Graduate of Indiana University School of Law
  • Member of the Whitley County Bar Association, Indiana State Bar Association, Virgin Islands Bar Association, and the Defense Research Institute.

Elizabeth Deckard

  • Practice areas include: dissolutions, custody and parenting time, child support, adoptions, guardianships, wills and estates, real estate, and general litigation
  • Member of the Whitley County Bar Association and Indiana State Bar Association
  • Whitley County Native and Resident
  • 2009 Graduate of Indiana University School of Law
  • Board of Directors, BABE of Whitley County, Passages, Inc., Volunteer Lawyer Program of Northeast Indiana (after¬†1/23/17).
  • Citizen member, Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.