Skip to main content

About me

Having practiced law for over 38 years and being involved in over a 1000 divorce related cases, I know how stressful and agonizing it is to go through a divorce.  I'm dedicated to provide you with my best services to resolve your case as quickly and inexpensively as possible.  Let my experience of practicing before local and state judges, including the Indiana Surpreme Court work for you. 


Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 70%
    5 years
  2. Personal Injury: 20%
    5 years
  3. Child Support: 10%
    5 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

No endorsements

Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

Contact info

Sachs & Hess, P.C.

7880 Wicker Ave.
Suite 201
St. John, IN, 46373


INActive In Good Standing197410/31/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in AmericaAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Top 100 Trial Lawyers in AmericaAmerican Trial Lawyers Association2010
Indiana Leading AttorneyIndiana Business Magazine2009
Best LawyerIndiana Business Magazine2008
Indiana Super lawyerIndianapolis Monthly magazine2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Vice President and Managing AttorneySachs & Hess, P.C.1972 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lake County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Indiana State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Baxendale v. RaichSuccessful appeal to the Indiana Supreme Court
Milligan v Milligan 365 N.E.2d 1244Father was successful
in re Paternity of BuehlerFather was victorious
See all legal cases 
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Valparaiso University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
Indiana UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1971
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Should a Guardina ad litem make a Custodial Recommendation?Should a Guardian Ad Litem be allowed to Render an Opinion as to Custody and/or Parenting Time2011