Robert J. Butler “RJ” was born and raised in Charlotte, NC, and is admitted to practice in the State of Indiana, and the US District Court for the Northern District of Indiana. R. J. is a graduate of the University of Georgia (A.B. 1998), Appalachian State University (M.A. 2009), and the Indiana University Maurer School of Law in Bloomington, IN (J.D. 2008, with Honors, Order of Barristers). R. J. is additionally a member of the Indiana State and Whitley County Bar Associations. Butler joins the firm after eight years in private practice in Elkhart County, and two years as Elkhart County’s Title IV-D Child Support Commissioner. His practice includes family law, general civil litigation, elder law, estate planning and probate, and worker’s compensation. Butler is also a registered domestic relations mediator and registered civil mediator.