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Location:
Dyer , Indiana
Phone:
866-307-2069
219-227-4268
Fax:
219-865-9230
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Michael D. Babcock was born in Valparaiso, Indiana in 1968. Michael attended and graduated from Portage High School in 1987, where he participated in athletics. After high school, Michael attended Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, and graduated with a Bachelors of Science from the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs in 1991. Michael attended and graduated from the School of Law of Valparaiso University in 1996 with a Degree of Juris Doctor, graduating with the honor of Cum Laude. Michael sat for and passed the Indiana and Illinois Bars in the summer of 1996.

Michael began his legal career as a Deputy Prosecutor with the Office of the Prosecutor of Lake County. The emphasis of Michael's practice has turned towards litigation. Currently, Michael handles mostly personal injury, medical malpractice, worker's compensation, and criminal defense cases.

Michael practices in Lake County, Indiana, and also handles cases throughout the State of Indiana and State of Illinois, practicing in both State and Federal Courts.

Michael currently resides in Chesterton, Indiana, with his wife and four children. When he is not practicing law, he enjoys spending time with his family and has coached his children in football, baseball, basketball and soccer. Michael also enjoys running and has recently completed the Chicago Marathon.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Workers Compensation
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Indiana, 1996
  • Illinois, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court Central District of Illinois Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois Trial Bar
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Central District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Illinois

Education

  • Valparaiso University School of Law, Valparaiso, Indiana
    • J.D. cum laude - 1996
  • Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Bloomington, Indiana
    • B.S. - 1991

Past Employment Positions

  • Office of the Prosecutor of Lake County, Deputy Prosecutor
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Layer Tanzillo Stassin & Babcock P.C. | Attorneys at Law

1160 Joliet Street, Suite 201
Dyer, IN 46311
Phone: 219.227.4268
Toll Free: 866.307.2069
Fax: 219.865.9230
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Layer Tanzillo Stassin & Babcock, P.C. is located in Dyer, Indiana and serves clients throughout the Tri City area in Lake County, Porter County, La Porte County, Newton County, and Jasper County, including Highland, Merrillville, Munster, Griffith, Hammond, Whiting, Gary, Crown Point, East Chicago, Michigan City, St. John, Lowell, Hobart, Lake Station, Cedar Lake, Valparaiso, Portage, Porter, Chesterton, and Hebron.