I was born and raised in Anderson, Indiana, the son of a carpenter and a homemaker.... more
I was born and raised in Anderson, Indiana, the son of a carpenter and a homemaker. I attended Lapel High School in Lapel, Indiana and then went on to Indiana University and obtained a degree in Telecommunications and English. During the summers between school I worked for my dad's construction company. At IU, I worked toward my dream of being a TV broadcaster. But somewhere on the way, Law... view profile
I was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1969 and was admitted to practice law in... more
I was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1969 and was admitted to practice law in Indiana in 1997. My undergraduate studies were completed at Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne where I earned a bachelor's degree in Public Administration in 1992. I then attended The Thomas M. Cooley Law School where I served as Managing Associate of the Thomas M. Cooley Law Review. I earned my law degr... view profile
I was named after my grandfather. He was a Navy man. My dad was a Navy man too; he's... more
I was named after my grandfather. He was a Navy man. My dad was a Navy man too; he's a disabled Vietnam veteran. My mother was a stay-at-home mom for a while. She went to work once my younger brother started school. I've always admired how she did it. My dad was gone for long stretches of time during my life due to his naval obligations and my mom had to often play the role of both p... view profile
Fort Wayne, Indiana, lawyer Aaron J. Butler is an experienced litigator who has... more
Fort Wayne, Indiana, lawyer Aaron J. Butler is an experienced litigator who has tried cases before juries in state and federal courts in Northeast Indiana. He practices general litigation, representing individuals in the civil and criminal courts. He practices criminal defense law, representing people charged with misdemeanors and felonies, including operating while intoxicated (owi/dui), dru... view profile
Colin graduated from Ave Maria School of Law in Ann Arbor, Michiganin 2007. He has... more
Colin graduated from Ave Maria School of Law in Ann Arbor, Michiganin 2007. He has served as a Prosecuting Attorney for IV-D Child Support Enforcement Cases and in Felony and Misdemeanor Court in Allen County. Colin has extensive experience in felony and misdeameanor prosecution, including jury selection and complex trial work. Colin practices in family law and criminal defense.
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