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Gregory Lee Padgett

Gregory Lee Padgett

also known as Greg Padgett, Gregory Padgett

Practice areas:

Trusts, Litigation, Probate, Guardianship

About Me

I limit my practice to Estate and Trust Litigation.  I represent individuals, banks, corporate fiduciaries, non-profits and others in disputes over inheritances, including breach of fiduciary duties by trustees, will contests, trust contests, claims in estates, contested guardianships, contested accountings and other estate, probate and trust matters.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Trusts: 35%
    1 year, 150 cases
  2. Litigation: 30%
    30 years, 300 cases
  3. Probate: 25%
    24 years, 175 cases
  4. Guardianship: 10%
    35 cases

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Richard Mather Hall

    As an estate planning attorney (33 years) I need to refer clients and prospects to an experienced will/trust litigator from time to time. In Indiana, there are only a handful of attorneys who, in my opinion, have the requisite skill set and experience to handle estate and trust-related litigation. Attorney Gregory L. Padgett is always my first choice of litigator for Indiana-based disputes. Greg achieves good results for his clients, whether through discovery and depositions, mediation or trial.

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    Richard Hall Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Veronica L. Jarnagin

    I endorse this lawyer. Greg works with integrity and has your best interests in mind.

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    Veronica Jarnagin Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Padgett Law

3755 E. 82nd Street
Suite 110
Indianapolis, IN, 46240

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
INActive In Good Standing198807/04/2015
ILRetired198405/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2014
Who's Who in American LawMarquis Who's Who in American Law2014

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
CounselBarnes & Thornburg2000 - 2004
PartnerJohnson, Hall & Lawhead1992 - 2000
AssociateBaker & Daniels LLP1989 - 1992
AssociateKirkland & Ellis LLP1984 - 1988

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Indianapolis Bar AssociationMember1989 - Present
Indiana State Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
Christian Legal SocietyMember1984 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Indiana State Bar AssociationTrust and Estate Litigation2010
Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF)Tips for Trust Contests2010
Indianapolis Bar AssociationRecent Developments, Estate Litigation2009
Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF)Changes of Beneficiary2009
Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF)Undue Influence in Will Contests2006

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Northwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
DePauw UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude1981

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Solo and Small Firm ConferenceTrust and Estate Litigation2010
Estate LitigationChanges of Beneficiary2009
Probate LitigationUndue Influence in Will Contests2006