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Timothy Joseph Naville

Timothy Joseph Naville

Practice areas:

Probate, Estate Planning, Elder Law, Wills & Living Wills

About Me

Timothy J. Naville, born New Albany, Indiana, November 12, 1954; admitted to Indiana Bar, 1990; admitted to Kentucky Bar, 1991; also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana and Western District of Kentucky.  Preparatory education, U.S. Naval Academy (B.S. 1976); legal education, University of Louisville (J.D., 1990).  Member: Floyd County, Indiana State, Louisville, and Kentucky Bar Associations (Capt., U.S. Navy Reserve, Retired; 1972 – 2006). Military:  Served as Surface Nuclear propulsion officer, qualified as Surface Warfare Officer.  Four Commanding Officer tours in Navy Reserve.

Legal:  Served as Floyd County Indiana Public Defender in 1991 and 1992.  Admitted to 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.  Member of Real Estate, Probate and Trust and Elder Law sections of Indiana State Bar Association; National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; Louisville Estate Planning Council.

Community Involvement:  Serves as U.S. Naval Academy Blue and Gold Information Officer for Southern Indiana.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Estate Planning: 30%
  2. Probate: 30%
  3. Wills & Living Wills: 20%
  4. Elder Law: 20%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Linda Bryan Lorch

    I highly recommend Tim for both estate planning and probate of wills. It is a pleasure to work with him.


    Linda Lorch Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • James David Agnew

    I endorse Tim for estate planning and probate work. He is an excellent attorney and a great human being.


    James Agnew Energy & Utilities Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Lorch Naville Ward LLC

506 State St
PO box 1343
New Albany, IN, 47151-1343



INActive In Good Standing199008/30/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerLorch Naville Ward LLC1991 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kentucky Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Louisville Bar AssociationMember1991 - Present
Indiana State Bar Association, Probate, Trust and Real Property SectionMember1990 - Present
Indiana State Bar Association, Elder Law SectionMemberN/A
National Academy of Elder Law AttorneysMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of LouisvilleLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
United States Naval AcademyN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Indiana Continuing Legal Education FoundationElder Law Update2005