Tony's fee in work comp cases is 5% lower than what other lawyers charge. Indiana law allows a comp lawyer to take 20% of the injured worker's benefits on the first $50,000 paid to the injured worker. Tony's fee is only 15%, rather than the maximum 20% other lawyers take. Probate cases can be handled on a flat fee basis, if appropriate.
Hourly rates for probate and divorce are $150 per hour.
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Tony went to law school while laid off from his job at Chrysler when Chrysler sold the New Castle Machining and Forge Plant in 2004. He planned to return to his UAW roots in the factory, like his father and grandfather, but he graduated law school before getting called back to work in the factory and decided to stay at Indiana's Workers' Compensation Board where he could have a significant impact on the lives of injured workers. Four years later he decided to put his law license to more effective use by going out and representing injured Hoosiers against employers and insurance companies.
Tony is a working class Hoosier. He worked as a machine repairman before going to law school at that age of 41. He worked and raised two children while earning his Bachelor's degree from Ball State University while working for Chrysler Corp. Other law firms are staffed by lawyers who have never worked in the "real" world. Those lawyers do not bring real world experience to cases involving working class Hoosiers.
My law firm is not a cookie-cutter law firm that handles cases like an assembly line with paralegals doing 90% of the work to increase the firm's profits. Tony handles the cases himself, with one part-time secretary to help when needed. Tony answers the phone himself.
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