Fishers Lawyers | Personal Injury | Divorce | Criminal

Emerson Law LLC

Address: 11650 Lantern Rd
Suite 261, Fishers, IN 46038
Hours: By Appointment Only
Phone Number: (317) 434-3136

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When it comes to Fishers attorneys you should speak with attorney JR Emerson and attorney Jill Bracken-Emerson before deciding on who to hire. Both JR and Jill are rated 10.0 Superb by AVVO and ranked among the Top 100 Civil Attorneys in the State of Indiana by the National Trial Lawyers. Jill and JR have been serving clients passionately in the area for more than 30 years combined.

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What Emerson Law Can Do For You

Emerson Law LLC was established in 2012 and focuses primarily in three areas of practice: personal injury, family law, and criminal defense.

“Whether you are contemplating divorce, or have been arrested or injured, you are probably scared, unsure of what will come next and what to do,” says JR Emerson. “Give me a call. We will sit down, go over your options and work to find a way to move forward.”

The team at Emerson Law LLC is dedicated to bringing their clients the best possible outcome — even if it means fighting with insurance companies, large corporations, or the state.  JR and Jill utilize various experts to enhance your case including experts in accident reconstruction, medical treatment, finance and other disciplines based on the factual circumstances of your case.

We encourage you to give us a call or continue reading to learn more about the services we provide and how we can help you in any situation.

Testimonials

Sadly, I found myself in a situation where I needed an attorney. However, I didn't want to settle for just any attorney. I wanted one that would genuinely listen to my concerns, give me honest feedback, one that empathized with my situation and one that would work hard in my behalf. Thankfully, I received all of that with JR. He truly cares about the individuals that he represents. JR is a hard worker and an overall good and sincere person. I truly appreciated his hard work and dedication. Thanks again and again!

- Renee

JR is a problem solver, he works well with people and is very comfortable in court. For my particular situation, I did not need to go to court, but I have seen him before and was very impressed. He helped me understand the importance of dividing assets early and staying on the best terms possible in order for the separation to work. My ex and I are decent friends and JR made this a very easy thing for us. I hope you the same! Glad I chose JR, couldn't have imagined this going any smoother than this! 

- Amanda

 

Fishers Personal Injury Attorneys Services

If you have suffered a personal injury, then let us help you understand the injury claim process.

We recommend the first action you take after a personal injury is to seek the assistance of a medical professional. Whether or not you can come directly to us, we encourage you to give us a call and tell us about how you were injured. We understand that you are dealing with trauma and finances are likely tight, so we will not ask you to pay a fee unless we win you a settlement.

We Focus on Helping People Resolve Personal Injuries From:

Dental Malpractice

Dangerous Conditions

ATV Accidents

Negligence of Others

Railroad Accidents

Animal Attacks

Unsafe Conditions

Inadequate Security

And more

Our Fishers Family Law Services

When it comes to family law matters, it is virtually impossible to craft an agreement that makes everyone happy. However, with our experience in family law issues including, divorce, property division, retirement benefits, spousal maintenance, child support, and child custody, finding a resolution does not have to be a win or lose proposition.

Divorce and Property Division

Indiana law creates a presumption that each party is entitled to 50 percent of the marital property. In most cases, each party is awarded 50 percent of the marital estate and 50 percent of the marital debt.

If you believe this law has wronged you, contact the professionals at Emerson Law LLC today.

Retirement Benefits in Divorce

Indiana law observes that retirement benefits are a marital asset that must be included in the marital estate and divided equitably. Even if only one spouse receives retirement benefits, the other spouse is generally entitled to 50 percent of the earned benefits. These benefits are often divided using a special provision of the Internal Revenue Code called a Qualified Domestic Relations Order (QDRO).

If you are divorcing and you or your spouse have retirement accounts, you should seek legal advice immediately.

Spousal Maintenance

After a divorce, the state presumes that each spouse will be able to support themselves. There are three exceptions:

  1. A disabled spouse;
  2. A disabled child; or,
  3. A spouse who plans to attend or is attending school in order to find a job.

If you are divorcing and contemplating spousal maintenance, the team at Emerson Law LLC wants to help you get what you deserve and what is fair.

Child Support and Child Custody

Divorce can be messy and there is a lot to consider — so it’s natural that both parties might start worrying about child support and custody.

If you disagree with the sum you’ve been asked to pay each month, or are struggling to come to terms with who should be the primary physical provider for your child, then contact Emerson Law LLC today. Our team can help you get the best outcome for your family while also keeping the sensitivity of this matter in mind.

“I am here to help. I am not here to judge,” says Jill Bracken-Emerson. “For over 20 years, I have been helping people in difficult situations, and I would be happy to speak with you to see how I might be able to help you too.”

Criminal Defense

If you have been charged with a crime, allow the professionals at Emerson Law LLC help you to understand the criminal process and the criminal penalties in Indiana.

If you have been charged with a crime such as domestic violence or driving/operating a vehicle under the influence, we regularly request video footage from body and dashcams, breathalyzer maintenance records to ensure equipment is giving accurate results, and conduct depositions of the relevant witnesses in order to defend your rights. These are serious crimes that can result in severe punishment, so the first step is hiring an attorney that is on your side and will fight for you no matter what.

Three Steps To Protect Your Family

Step 1 - Call 1-317-434-3136
Schedule a FREE initial consultation.
Step 2 - Meet with an Attorney for a FREE consultation
Sit down and speak with one of our attorneys.
Step 3 - Decide if we are the firm for you.
If we are a good fit we’ll start right away.

Contact Emerson Law LLC Today

If you need someone to talk to about a divorce, serious injury, or criminal charge, then give the attorneys at Emerson Law a call today or contact us online.

Even if you just have a question, give us a call to receive a free consultation. We understand the financial stresses you might be experiencing and the urgency of finding a reasonable attorney that will stand in your corner.

Child Custody

For many parents, child custody and parenting time problems create a great amount of unease. Basically in Indiana courts will resolve any dispute about child custody and parenting time according to the best interests of the children involved.

Child Support

Child support comes with rights and responsibilities.  Normally the non-custodial parent pays the parent with primary physical custody a monthly amount which is more or less fixed by the Indiana Child Support Guidelines.

Division of Assets

Indiana law creates a presumption that each party to a marriage is entitled to 50% of the marital property. This presumption can vary, but in most cases, each party is awarded 50% of the marital property and 50% of the marital debt.

Testimonials

Whether you are contemplating divorce, or been arrested or injured you are probably scared, unsure what will come next and what to do.  Give me a call. We will sit down, go over your options and work to find a way to move forward. Call me or another attorney. But call someone and get the help you deserve.

- JR Emerson, Attorney

I am here to help. I am not here to judge. For nearly 20 years I have been helping people in difficult situations and I would be happy to speak with you to see how I might be able to help you too.

- Jill Bracken-Emerson, Attorney

 

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The attorneys at Emerson Law LLC represent individuals and families throughout Indiana.  Our attorneys use their courtroom skill and experience to also assist men and women in family law, personal injury, car accident lawyers and criminal law matters including divorce, child custody modification, and child support modification in Marion County, Hendricks County, Boone County, Hamilton County, Hancock County, Madison County, Johnson County.  Cities in which we practice generally include: Zionsville, Lebanon, Whitestown, Carmel, West Clay, Westfield, Noblesville, Fishers, Lawrence, Beech Grove, Speedway, Greenwood, Southport, Franklin, Plainfield, Avon and Danville, Indiana.