Indianapolis Estate Planning and Administration Attorney

Indianapolis attorney, R.J. Schoettle has been practicing in the estate planning and administration areas for the last fifteen years working for law firms in Indianapolis and Greenwood Indiana. Prior to entering the private sector, he was with the Indiana Department of Revenue for three years. In 2007 he was certified as an Indiana Estate Planning and Administration Specialist, one of approximately 100 Indiana attorneys who currently hold that designation.

By working from his home office on the southside of Indianapolis, attorney R.J. Schoettle maintains a low cost affordable fee structure. A simple will, trust and power of attorney are offered at a low cost fixed fee, while more complex documents are offered at an affordable hourly rate. For a consultation regarding an estate plan strategy, contact Indianapolis attorney R.J. Schoettle.

R.J. Schoettle is an experienced lawyer in the following areas:

Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning

  • simple wills; complex wills
  • power of attorneys; appointment of health care representative; living wills
  • gift planning
  • charitable trusts
  • revocable trusts (living trusts)
  • irrevocable trusts
  • estate plans

    Advanced Health Care Directives

  • living wills
  • medical power of attorneys
  • appointment of health care representatve

    Guardianship Matters

  • adult guardianship
  • minor guardianship

    Estate Aministration

  • probate
  • estate administration
  • trust administration

    Tax Return Preparation, Tax Planning, and Tax Disputes

  • individual income tax
  • gift tax
  • inheritance tax
  • estate tax
  • IRS tax disputes

    Small Business Planning

  • business succession planning
  • family limited partnerships
  • formation of corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies

    An Experienced Lawyer, R.J. Schoettle will help you with your Estate Planning Goals

    In 1987, R.J. received his Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University, majoring in History with minors in Political Science and the Classics. He earned his Juris Doctorate in 1991 from Indiana University School of Law, Indianapolis, and is admitted to practice in Indiana.

    He is a member of the Indianapolis Bar Association (Estate Planning and Administration Section), the Indiana State Bar Association (Probate, Trust, and Real Property Section and Taxation Section), and the Johnson County Bar Association. He is certified in Indiana as an Estate Planning and Administration Specialist by the Estate Planning and Administration Specialty Certification Board.

    Plan for the future, by letting an experienced lawyer help you draft an estate plan that fits your needs. Indianapolis attorney, R.J. Schoettle will draft a simple will or prepare a comprehensive estate plan to meet your goals.

    Free Evaluation of Existing Will or Estate Plan

    Do you already have a will or estate plan? Life changing events such as having children, marriage, or divorce could warrant a change in your will or estate plan. R.J. Schoettle will provide a free evaluation of your existing will or estate plan; if needed, he will suggest estate planning options to ensure you and your loved ones will be protected.

    Attorney Consultation

    For a lawyer consultation regarding estate planning strategies, probate and estate administration, guardianships and small business planning contact Indianapolis attorney, R.J. Schoettle at (317) 374-7918 or complete the attorney contact form. R.J. Schoettle maintains affordable attorney rates and flexible appointments.

    R.J. Schoettle is certified in Indiana as an Estate Planning and Administration Specialist by the Estate Planning and Administration Specialty Certification Board.

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