Stephen W. Adair


Steve is Senior Counsel in the Fort Wayne firm and has more than 50 years of experience in the areas of estate planning, taxation, and probate law, along with Medicaid estate planning, administration, and elder law issues. He is certified as an Elder Law Attorney by the National Elder Law Foundation. He has lectured before professional and civic groups on topics relating to Elder Law, including wills, Powers of Attorney, Living Wills, trust and asset protection planning. Steve was named “Super Lawyer” in the practice area of Elder Law each year from 2008–2018 and has been named “Best Lawyer” in the practice area of Elder Law for 2011–2018. Both nominations were the result of Indiana attorney peer reviews. Outside of the office, Steve enjoys traveling, lake activities and spending time with his grandchildren.


    • Asset Preservation Planning
    • Elder Law
    • Estate Planning and Administration
    • Trust Administration
    • Veterans’ Benefits Planning


Fort Wayne office


Phone:  (260) 426-9706, Ext. 351


  • Indiana University – Bloomington, Indiana, J.D., 1967
  • Indiana University – Bloomington, Indiana, A.B., 1964


  • Allen County Bar Association

  • Indiana State Bar Association

  • Elder Law, Probate, Real Property, and Estate Planning Section of the Indiana State Bar Association