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R. Lawrence Steele , a Valparaiso native, received a Bachelor of Science in Finance and law degree from Indiana University. Prior to joining the firm, he worked in the Lake and Porter County Prosecuting Attorneys’ Offices and was the United States Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana. As U.S. Attorney, he successfully prosecuted significant criminal cases involving the FBI, DEA, IRS, U.S. Customs, and the Secret Service, and also represented the government in federal civil trials. Larry has received numerous commendations for public service, including recognition from the President of the United States, the Attorney General, the Indiana State Police, and the Director of the FBI. He is also a Certified Indiana Mediator.

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Practice Areas

  • Trials in State and Federal courts
  • Business
  • Real Estate
  • Employment Law
  • Mediation of Disputes
  • Corporate Internal Investigations and Audits

Current and Former Affiliations

  • Member, Lake County Bar Association (Board of Managers)
  • Fellow, Indiana Bar Foundation
  • Member, American, Wisconsin, Indiana, and Lake County Bar Associations
  • Member, National Association of Former United States Attorneys
  • Attorney, City of East Chicago Fire Civil Service Commission
  • Attorney, Porter County Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals
  • Attorney, Town of Lowell Plan Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals