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Married with children.  Interests include chess, gardening, numismatics, reading and exercise. 

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Probate: 40%
  2. Lawsuits & Disputes: 30%
  3. Elder Law: 10%
  4. Trusts: 10%
  5. Estate Planning: 10%

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Fees:

Hourly ($200-300/hour)

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Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • G. Arlene Kline

    I recommend attorney Kalamaros for any estate planning or estate matter in the St Joseph County or surrounding area. I am from Indianapolis and having a fellow attorney who understands the law and can get the job done professionally but kindly - it important.

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    G. Kline Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Michael Leo Potter

    Tim is an experienced attorney whose mature approach to Estate Planning is second-to-none. He brings considerable personal integrity and talent to bear in serving his clients' Estate Planning & Elder Law needs. I am happy to give him my positive endorsement. He is a credit to the legal profession. We need more like him.

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    Michael Potter Estate Planning Attorney
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Contact info

Timothy Kalamaros Law Office PC

1117 Linconway West
Mishawaka, IN, 46544

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199611/12/2015
INActive In Good Standing199601/08/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Life FellowIndiana Bar Foundation2015
"Superb" rating 10/10AVVO2015
FellowIndiana Bar Foundation2011
BV "Distinguished" ratingMartindale-Hubbell2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerTimothy E. Kalamaros Law Office, PC2000 - Present
associateEdward N. Kalamaros & Associates, PC1996 - 2000
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
St. Joseph County Probate committeeMember2010 - Present
Indiana State Bar Association, Unauthorized Practice of Law CommitteeMember, also chair 2012-20142004 - Present
Indiana State Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Chicago Bar AssociationMember1996 - 2009
Indiana State Bar Association, Estate, Probate, Trust and Real Property SectionMember1996 - Present
St. Joseph County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Action for Fraud, Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Breach of Confidential Relationship, Imposition of Constructive Trust, & AccountingTRO granted, followed by successful mediation.
Action to Enforce Terms of Trust, Compel Trustee Accounting, and Protect Trust Property from Improper WithdrawalTrustee accounting provided, trust funds secured, parties mediated a settlement dissolving trust and went their separate ways.
Probate and Defense of Will, Rendering of Accounting, and Defense of action to Transfer Non-Probate Assets into EstateAccounting rendered successfully. Petition to recover assets not granted. After these outcomes, plaintiff agreed to a settlement dismissing her case and allowing the probate of the will and continuing of the estate adminstration without her.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
"Indiana Spousal Elective Share," and "Indiana Intestate Succession," The Probate Process From Start to Finish in Indiana"Indiana Spousal Elective Share," & "Indiana Intestate Succession,"2004
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University Chicago School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Notre Dame Law SchoolBusiness AdminstrationOther - Bachelors1993
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Indiana Solo and Small Firm conferenceGun trusts2012
Basics of Will DraftingTestamentary Capacity and Proper Execution and Publishing of Wills2011
Probate ProcessIntestate Estates, spousal and family rights2004
"Estate Planning and Probate for the Paralegal/Legal Assistant in Indiana,"Probate procedures2000