Michelle Adler 

Dan Gordon.JPG

Email Michelle Adler

Michelle is a graduate of Purdue University and the Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Prior to joining Gordon & Associates P.C. in 2013, Michelle served as a law clerk at the Indiana University Foundation, as a legal intern at Trilegal - a law firm based in Delhi, India, focusing on international business transactions - and she worked directly with a legal advocate of the Supreme Court of India. In addition to working at Gordon & Associates, Michelle recently accepted a position with Purdue University to teach the course, Legal Issues in Modern Society. At Gordon & Associates, she focuses her practice on estate planning, long-term care planning, and agriculturally-related business issues. Michelle is well prepared to consult with you in these areas of law and will work to develop a plan personally designed for your needs. A native of Fulton County, she currently resides with her husband, Jerod, and their son and daughter in Adams County. 


Areas of Practice

Admitted to Practice

  • Indiana State Courts
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana


  • J.D., Indiana University Maurer School of Law 
  • M.S.Ed, Purdue University
  • B.A., Purdue University 

PRofessional Associations & Memberships  

  • American Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association
    • Agricultural Law Section 
    • Probate, Trust & Real Property Section 
  • Wells County Bar Association 
  • Fulton County Bar Association 
  • Fort Wayne Estate Planning Council 


  • "Religiously Devout Judges: A Decision-Making Framework for Judicial Disqualification", Indiana Law Journal, Volume 88, Issue 3, 2013

Professional Growth PArticipation   

  • ISBA Agricultural Law Seminar
  • Women in Agriculture Conference 
  • Estate & Succession Planning for the Family Farm 
  • Farm Business Law 
  • Estate & Business Succession Planning 

Community Involvement   

  • The Bridge Community Church
  • Wells County Teen Court  
  • Indiana Kid's Election
  • Past member of the Ossian Development Corporation