Our Attorneys


We are experienced attorneys, dedicated to providing outstanding legal representation to individuals and businesses in Indiana. With 65 years of combined legal experience, we will provide you with personalized, skilled legal counsel and aggressive advocacy. When you work with us, you can trust that your case is in good hands.

MaryEllen Bishop is a board-certified Indiana trust and estate lawyer and a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Michael Bishop is a fellow of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and member of the American Arbitration Association National Roster of Neutrals.  Both MaryEllen Bishop and Michael Bishop have been named Super Lawyers by Indianapolis Monthly Magazine and are listed in The Best Lawyers in America.

We are skilled negotiators committed to resolving legal disputes through mediation and arbitration whenever possible. However, we are aggressive litigators ready to handle litigation and appeals at all levels of the state and federal courts. Our objective is to help you reach your goal in a way that is both favorable and cost-effective.

MaryEllen K. Bishop
MaryEllen K. BishopPartner
MaryEllen represents clients in the areas of will and trust preparation, estate planning and administration and trust and estate litigation.
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Michael P. Bishop
Michael P. BishopPartner
Michael concentrates his practice in the areas of probate and trust litigation, mediation and arbitration, civil litigation, and adoption law.
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John B. Bishop
John B. BishopAssociate
John assists clients in intellectual property rights and enforcement matters, including registering copyrights and trademarks and enforcing trade secrets.
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