Heidi B. Adair

Heidi-B.-Adair

hbadair@beersmallers.com

Practice Emphasis:
Heidi’s legal practice is focused in the areas of Estate Planning and Elder Law. She is certified as an Estate Planning & Administration Specialist by the Indiana State Bar Estate Planning and Administration Specialty Certification Board. The Specialist designation comes after passing a rigorous written examination and receiving references from several attorneys and/or judges who are active in Estate Planning and Administration themselves. Heidi regularly advises clients regarding the protection of assets through the use of advanced Estate Planning and Elder Law planning techniques after helping them to identify their individual goals and objectives; has counseled numerous families regarding wills, Revocable Living Trusts, and the funding of those trusts, Medicaid and nursing home expense planning, Guardianships, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, and the probate administration process. She routinely speaks to a variety of groups and associations on the issues of Estate Planning and Elder Law. Heidi is also an accredited attorney for the preparation, presentation, and prosecution of claims of Veterans Affairs Benefits before the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Associations:
Allen County Bar Association
Indiana State Bar Association
Elder Law Section of the Indiana Bar Association
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Indiana Chapter-National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Elder Counsel
Wealth Counsel, LLC
Bar Admissions:
Indiana, 1994

Education:
Indiana University – Bloomington, Indiana, J.D., 1994
Indiana University – Bloomington, Indiana, B.A., English; Liberal Arts and Management Program Business Certificate, 1991

Position: Partner
Location: Fort Wayne Office
Phone: 260.426.9706
Fax: 260.420.1314

Assistant/Paralegal: Addie Colley
Assistant/Paralegal’s Phone Extension: 306
Assistant/Paralegal’s E-Mail: acolley@beersmallers.com