Matthew R. Shipman

Matthew R. Shipman, Partner

mattshipman@bgswlaw.com

Assistant:  Tracy Davis

Matt is a 1990 graduate of Columbia City High School. He received his Bachelors Degree from Indiana University in 1994 and graduated from the Indiana University School of Law – Indianapolis in 1998 where he was a member of the Indiana International & Comparative Law Review. Prior to joining Bloom Gates & Whiteleather, LLP, Matt practiced in Indianapolis and Fort Wayne, Indiana as well as the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Matt has litigated cases in both federal and state courts in Indiana, Ohio and the Virgin Islands. Matt’s practice has been focused on litigation, defending and prosecuting cases for both large companies and individuals. He is engaged in the general practice of law and intends to undertake representation of clients in all facets of the law including, litigation, domestic relations, personal injury, real estate, estate planning, and employment matters.

Professional associations include memberships with the Whitley County Bar Association, the Indiana State Bar Association, the Virgin Islands Bar Association and the Defense Research Institute. Matt is also licensed to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana, and the District of the Virgin Islands.