The Longest Running Law Firm In Adams County 

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FREDERICK​ A. ​SCHURGER

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Practice Areas

  • Real​ ​Estate 40%
  • Probate 40%
  • Income​ ​Taxation 20%

Languages

  • English

Biography

Fred graduated from Wabash College, served in the U S Army from 1968 to 1970, and graduated cum laude from Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington. Fred has practiced law in Decatur, Indiana, since 1972, except 1999 until 2012 when he was Judge of the Adams Circuit Court. He currently practices real estate, probate, and income taxation law.

Education

  • Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana
    • J.D. - 1972
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Wabash​ ​College, Crawfordsville, Indiana
    • B.A. - 1968
    • Major: History/Spanish

Bar Admission

  • Indiana, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana, 1972
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1972

Past Positions

  • Schurger​ ​&​ ​Schurger (&​ ​Harvey​ ​&​ ​Zurcher), Partner, 1972 to 1999
  • Adams​ ​Circuit​ ​Court, Judge, 1999 to 2012
  • Schurger,​ ​Zurcher​ ​Snyder, Partner, 2013 to 2017