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Christopher Lee LaPan

Christopher Lee LaPan

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Mediation, Child Custody, Child Support

About Me

Christopher has been featured on local news programs for informative interviews on divorce, support, and general family law matters. He is certified in Collaborative Law. Having received his Juris Doctorate from Michigan State University, he also holds a Master of Arts Degree in Communications from Purdue University. Christopher practices exclusively in domestic relations and family law.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2010

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
    3 years
  2. Mediation: 30%
  3. Child Support: 10%
    3 years
  4. Child Custody: 10%
    3 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Cornelius Byron Hayes

    When a person chooses Chris LaPan as his or her lawyer, he or she has retained a multitalented, academically superior, honorable, honest, caring, human being. Chris is transparent, forthright, fair and extremely conscientious. The quality of his character always benefits his clients. Chris possesses the very best attributes of lawyering. He takes the high road with a cooperative approach, always being factually informed and holding sound legal reasoning for any position taken. He seeks a remedy, not a wreck. Unfortunately, the world of divorce can sometimes hold the ugliest of circumstances making litigation necessary. If so, Chris' clients' can rest assured that he will navigate their lives to safe waters while demonstrating decorum, knowledge, and skill in the courtroom. Chris LaPan is an outstanding lawyer; it is a privilege to endorse him.

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    Cornelius Hayes Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Jared Phillip Baker

    Chris is an excellent advocate for his clients who far exceeds what is merely required of him. Chris goes the extra-mile for his clients and develops creative and unique resolutions to tailor-fit those he serves. Chris' intellect oft outweighs his fellow counsel, thus providing his clients with an immediate advantage. With enthusiasm, I highly recommend Chris.

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    Jared Baker General Practice Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

622 South Calhoun Street
Fort Wayne, IN, 46802

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
INActive In Good Standing201008/05/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of Tracey L. Rosswurm, LLC2010 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Indiana Trial Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsN/AN/A
Association of Family and Conciliation CourtsN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Indiana State Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Hall v. Hall, 968 N.E.2d 343 (Ind. Ct. App. 2012)N/A

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Michigan State UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Purdue UniversityCommunicationMA - Masters2005

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Indiana Tech Law SchoolAlternative Dispute Resolution2015
Indiana Tech Law SchoolDomestic Relations Mediation2014
Continuing Mediation Education SeminarsPre-Filing Divorce Mediation2013